Kristen @kristenf ?active 1 year, 4 months ago
Kristen commented on the blog post “Dove Real Beauty,” self-esteem, and One Direction 1 year, 4 months ago · View
Not to mention, they are reinforcing the idea that physical beauty matters and is the one thing that gives us power.
re: the rick perry video
“abstinence worked for me” is not a very compelling argument for public policy, especially coming from someone who will never, ever be pregnant (and probably wasn’t always abstinent, I mean, come on).
People who support oppressive legislation always seem to cite their own experience as if it is universal.
I just read this article on the Evangelical Porn ’epidemic’. Particularly close to home, as my Dad is currently living the Pure Life Ministries compound mentioned in the article and will be until January, and I have a lot of conflicting feelings about it. It’s been rough for me and my family.
Kristen commented on the blog post How private prisons are profiting off of the anti-immigrant movement 3 years, 3 months ago · View
“Private prisons profit like a hotel, the more occupants that go in, the more money comes out.” Something I’m not connecting is how this is paid for. I’m guessing it’s the state government that pays for it, but I’m having trouble finding an article explaining this more specifically. As an Arizonan, I’d love to know [...]