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cliff arroyo @cliff ?

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  • cliff arroyo commented on the blog post Wow, that Lorde song Royals is racist   10 months ago · View

    I’m not a fan of this kind of music (too much dismissive avoidant attitude) but I seriously don’t get the racisim charge. She’s dissing a wide variety of music video tropes (only some of which are mostly associated with black performers). Racist how? And seriously, athenia’s right. The polo crowd are invisible to her intended [...]

  • cliff arroyo commented on the blog post Weekly Feminist GIF   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    “I don’t care very much about what people who can’t get pregnant think about abortion” Then why single out “cis dudes”? At least most of them can have a role in creating a pregnancy? I would think that transwomen opinion is every bit as irrelevant by your stated criteria. And what about the bad feelings [...]

  • cliff arroyo commented on the blog post The Feministing Five: Ashleyanne Krigbaum   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    What? No specific talk about the music? I mean I love me some girl groups (and lurve the Marvelettes all over the place) so I want tracks and samples damn it! (hints: the a capella version of ‘too many fish in the sea’ is better than the single, ‘paper boy’ (a b-side!) was instrumental in [...]

  • cliff arroyo commented on the blog post Weekly Feminist GIF   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    I’m pro-choice and yes, sometimes abortion is tragic. Not all the time but sometimes. A desired (or welcomed) pregnancy that needs to be terminated for the health of the mother is tragic, even if it’s necessary. And being pro-choice I realize that sometimes women make the wrong choice. I recently found out a young woman [...]

  • cliff arroyo commented on the blog post Weekly Feminist Reader   2 years, 7 months ago · View

    “I have no problem with these women occasionally being required to show their face for security purposes” Well they do have a problem with it. She wasn’t allowed in court because she wouldn’t show her face in court. That goes beyond religious freedom into open antagonism for the rule of law (which is, I suspect, [...]

  • cliff arroyo became a registered member   2 years, 11 months ago · View

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