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Queer Politics

Being Queer

No person is an island.

We’ve heard this time and again, right?

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via anythingnonbinary.tumblr.com

There is no way to exist in our society without operating within a cultural framework or social institution.

Like gender, even being queer is a socially influenced, constructed, and debated aspect of society.

As Adrienne Rich once said:
“Until we know the assumptions in which we are drenched, 
we cannot know ourselves.” 

I’d like to focus on introducing three circles of queerness within society:
(CLICK the below links for more info and thoughts!) 

  1. Intrapersonal
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  2. Interpersonal
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  3. Community


About aoawaywego

I’m struggling to discover reality in a society that hides behind a curtain of falsified perfection. Without believing in impossibilities, my thoughts are written out to find beauty in the imperfections and intricacies.

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