Here are the rest of the photos from my piece Racial Microaggressions, featuring students from Fordham University.
particularly identify with the second to last one in the photoset
yesterday i was listening to a conversation between three of my students, and two of them could not fucking wrap their minds around the third because he is an Arabic kid from the North African country of Algeria who is extremely fair-skinned and English is his third language because his second is French. he tried to explain all of this and they cracked up and were like, “no, really? where are you from?” the frustration in that kids face was so evident.
So someone said to me that you can never meet a good person off the Internet. I want to prove them wrong. Reblog if you’ve met someone from the Internet and they’ve turned out to be one of the best people to ever exist.
An Indian woman, a Japanese woman, and a Syrian woman, all training to be doctors at Women’s Medical College of Philadelphia, 1880s. (Image courtesy Legacy Center, Drexel University College of Medicine Archives, Philadelphia, PA. Image #p0103) (x)
Make a documentary please.
dude what wikipedia has to say about this place is fascinating http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woman’s_Medical_College_of_Pennsylvania
Maybe you want something crafty and discreet, something that can keep a secret:
My boyfriend makes wonderfully crafted booksafes and is offering them for a steal for the Christmas season! For more information, check out his Tumblr.
If that still doesn’t quite finish off your shopping…
I hate that I’m FUCKING BROKE right now, because I would purchase some of Kate’s fantastic art if I was not!