Patiently waiting for canon Fukutomi and Turtle u_u
rin & haru
…“Most of the rapes that northern soldiers committed were of black women,” and Murphy writes that “most states had laws stating that no crime of rape against slave women existed,” leaving them even less recourse to seek justice…..
Even if it was an upper-class white woman, who was more likely to believed, sometimes judges would dismiss it because they would feel, “Oh, [if she were really a lady] she would have been too ashamed to actually come forward.” So everything was stacked against the woman.
That’s the other thing: both the North and the South rarely thought it was rape when it was a black woman. It wasn’t until the Civil War when black women were actually able to come forward and call it rape. Before that time, even in the North, they would make it a lesser charge [for black women], if at all. I do have at least one record where a black woman was able to testify about a sexual assault in New York or someplace like that, but that was very rare. For the most part, black women’s voices went unheard…"
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i woke up this morning and felt the heaviness in my limbs, the scratch in my throat, the weird pressure in my head and overall gross dizziness that comes with getting sick. On top of my period, on top of my mountain of homework, plus I have work tomorrow and Monday ; ___ ;
NEW AVAILABLE ART PROGRAM
It seems to be a mix between SAI and photoshop, simplified. It even has a stabalizer that works even with the mouse.
Best of all, it’s free, and works for both Mac and Windows.
To give it a try, head right on down to http://firealpaca.com/
Reblogging for artsy people that follow me. Also a lovely name for a program.
I highly recommend FireAlpaca for everyone.
i use SAI, im going to try this.
Thanks for sharing, I hope this could be helpful for my followers too!
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