"If you asked your girlfriend, “Do you want a Hawaiian vacation for your birthday?” and she didn’t say anything, would you buy plane tickets? If you asked someone at the grocery store, “I only have one item, do you mind if I check out ahead of you?” and they stared determinedly into space, would you cut in front of them? Why is it that “you didn’t say no” applies only to sex?"
"The purpose of understanding your privilege isn’t to make you feel something. Not guilt, not shame, not anything else. It’s to help you understand that you have a set of things you take for granted that other people don’t have, so that you can change the way you act."
I haven’t read the entire piece, but this quote right here has a lot to do with this blog. -MG
"Ayer, probé por primera vez el arroz con bogavante y saqué dos conclusiones: que está buenisimo y que soy alérgico al bogavante.ADV"