Olbermann talks about the ways in which the level of basic human respect for women in sports is consistently being eroded in the media.
A glorious read: Jeanette Winterson on reading, writing, and the role of art in our everyday lives
But remember that forgiveness too is a power. To beg for it is a power, and to withhold or bestow it is a power, perhaps the greatest.
Maybe none of this is about control. Maybe it isn’t really about who can own whom, who can do what to whom and get away with it, even as far as death. Maybe it isn’t about who can sit and who has to kneel or stand or lie down, legs spread open. Maybe it’s about who can do what to whom and be forgiven for it. Never tell me it amounts to the same thing.
—Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale (via quotes-shape-us)
‘Rather Be (feat. Jess Glynne)’ by Clean Bandit is my new jam.