" You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in. "

Eliezer Yudkowsky 

Being a “product of their times” is no excuse. Never let someone off the hook for bigotry. 

(via toostoked)

(Source: abundance-mine, via h0odrich)

" People who shut their eyes to reality simply invite their own destruction, and anyone who insists on remaining in a state of innocence long after that innocence is dead turns himself into a monster. "
by Notes From A Native Son, James Baldwin. (via slentando)

(Source: the-library-and-step-on-it, via h0odrich)

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