Eighteen year old college student from Puerto Rico living in NY.
If a black woman and a white woman both need emergency obstetric care, a Brazilian doctor will assist the white woman because of the stereotype that black women are better at handling pain and are used to giving birth.
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IPS – Brazil study: Racism Is Bad for Health | Inter Press Service

Read the rest of the study at the link, with details on how this racism in healthcare plays out.

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anflan:

liberal feminisms solution

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f-l-e-u-r-d-e-l-y-s:

Elisa Strozyk

Wooden. Rugs. Rolls those two words around in your mind hole for a minute or two. German artist Elisa Strozyk has created three variations of these delightful coverings. Strozyk dyes and connects row upon row of triangular pieces as she pulls together the end result of a colored wooden rug, which is so flexible that you can literally crumple it up and toss it into a corner. (via Design Milk)


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vulpinidacquoise:

Some of what is left of the art in Spanish Harlem. There were a few more but many have been defaced (more so then these), erased or have had the credit removed from the murals by many of the new owners. Many other buildings no longer stand either to make way for the High rise buildings that will cater to gentrifiers, or because of fires caused by buildings not being kept to health/safety standards in an effort to have tenants move out.

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cabbagerose:

b25 house/pk arkitektar
via: dezeen
http://call-me-a-feminist-killjoy.tumblr.com/post/82681012128

mugglesandmagic:

if you watch game of thrones, a show full of murderers, rapists, people who flay others alive, stab pregnant women in the stomach, murderer people at weddings, kill family members, zombies, a guy who bashes babies skulls on walls and rapes their mother etc etc

and the…


paxmachina:

Maya Hayuk For Public Festival - Perth, Australia
paxmachina:

Salvador Dalí and Coco Chanel