Pinterest
Most children are amazing critical thinkers before we silence them.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Most children are amazing critical thinkers before we silence them. By silencing a child, you silence a world full of innocence?

Gloria Jean Watkins aka by her pen name bell hooks is an author, feminist and social activist. Watkins derived the name "bell hooks" from that of her maternal great-grandmother, Bell Blair Hooks. Notable works: Ain't I a Woman?: Black Women and Feminism, All About Love: New Visions, We Real Cool: Black Men and  Masculinity, and Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center

10 Nonconformists On How They Changed The World

Gloria Jean Watkinsby her pen name bell hooks is an author, feminist and social activist. This picture is in reference to the article reading of african american feminist.

We’re taught to think of love as something that happens to us. It’s a magical but altogether passive experience. In her deeply personal and emphatic All about Love, renowned social activist and feminist bell hooks asserts that, in fact, love is a choice we must all make and it’s not nearly as abstract or elusive as many of us have come to believe.

25 Books To Read Before You Die

Here’s a roundup of Emma Watson’s Our Shared Shelf feminist book club picks.

I love this.....so many people struggle with being alone.......the only person you are guaranteed to be with for the rest of your life is you!  Better learn to enjoy yourself!

"Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape." ~Bell Hook totally agree with Bell

Toxic families - bell hooks I cling to bell hooks like her words are the cure to the black plague in my soul.

“An overwhelming majority of us come from dysfunctional families in which we were taught we were not okay, where we were shamed, verbally and/or physically abused, and emotionally neglected even as we.

"If men were socialized to desire love as much as they are taught to desire sex, we would see a cultural revolution." - Bell Hooks #sex #love #revolution  Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/QuoteCatalog

"If men were socialized to desire love as much as they are taught to desire sex…

When Narcissists Claim to be Victims of Narcissists – Who is the Narcissist?

When Narcissists Claim to be Victims of Narcissists – Who is the Narcissist?

Narcissistic Mother, Narcissistic Sociopath, Narcissistic Behavior, Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Narcissist Quotes, Vindictive Quotes, Insecure People Quotes, Bell Hooks, Le'veon Bell

consider this my political stance from here on out. ✌

The practice of love is the most poweful antidote to the politics of domination - bell hooks

Re-reading bell hooks today. If you don't know who she is look her up!

Re-reading bell hooks today. If you don't know who she is look her up!

Bell Hooks, Change,     www.compassionateessentials.com

bell hooks "move away from the space of binaries, from simplistic either/ors"

Masculinity vs. patriarchy, and the importance of redefining masculinity so that it does not include violence or dominance as a necessary component.

"Our work of love should be to reclaim masculinity and not allow it to be held hostage to patriarchal domination. There is creative, life-sustaining, life-enhancing place for the masculine in a non-dominator culture.