…understand or respect her need…understand or respect her needs, she feels taken for granted, and she’s calling him a selfish jerk. It is the death of a relationship by a million little cuts, adding up over the years. Every rare once in a while you neglect to clean up after yourself, fine.…
…us doesn’t care who does the dishes or who helps with homework. So when we talk about these issues, let’s be precise: Covid-19 may be making it harder for parents to balance their home and work lives; but it’s dads who are making it harder for moms.
… — that she deliberated within herself to intentionally expose a man to the police. I’m saying that white America is so thoroughly rehearsed in antiblackness that they often don’t have to think about it to perform it. But that is not the same as ignorance.
…I be a good mother if my identity and body are erased, consumed by nothing but someone else’s life? I want my child to know me as a mother and as an individual; know that my existence is not only for him or her — it is for me as well.