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“ We’re all trying to forget someone. ”

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What is 50 shades of grey about? And what's so bad about it?

Asked by Anonymous





50 Shades of Grey was originally fanfiction based on the Twilight series, which was then published as a novel (along with 2 subsequent books). It sold over 100 million copies around the world and topped best-seller lists everywhere. It’s about to be adapted into a film, set to come out early next year.

It follows a college student named Ana Steele, who enters a relationship with a man named Christian Grey and is then introduced to a bastardised and abusive parody of BDSM culture.

While the book is paraded as erotica, the relationship between Ana and Christian is far from healthy. The core mantra of the BDSM community is “safe, sane and consensual”, and 50 Shades is anything but. None of the rules of BDSM practices (which are put in place to protect those involved) are actually upheld. Christian is controlling, manipulative, abusive, takes complete advantage of Ana, ignores safe-words, ignores consent, keeps her uneducated about the sexual practices they’re taking part in, and a multitude of other terrible things. Their relationship is completely sickening and unhealthy.

Basically, “the book is a glaring glamorisation of violence against women,” as Amy Bonomi so perfectly put it. 

It’s terrible enough that a book like this has been absorbed by people worldwide. Now, we have a film that is expected to be a huge box-office success, and will likely convince countless more young women that it’s okay not to have any autonomy in a relationship, that a man is allowed to control them entirely. It will also show many young men that women are theirs to play with and dominate, thus contributing to antiquated patriarchal values and rape culture.


Boycott this fucking movie, for the love of god. These kinds of ideas are dangerous and set us back as a society 

There we go this explains this perfectly

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If there’s one thing I’m sure of, it’s that I have enough pride to deal with no ones crap. Ever.

Israel sucks, pass it on.

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Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi was 34 weeks pregnant when she competed in the 10m rifle shooting event at the London Olympics. Talk about inspiring Muslim women.

ستظل تسامح من تحب حتى تكرهه.


You’ll keep forgiving the one you love till you hate them.

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It’s confusing when people who do not know me say they miss the old me. You know me merely through the lyrics I write and the pictures I’ve been in. There is no old or new Hayley. There is however an older Hayley. I’m 25 now. Good on me for living through all these years with a million people’s judging eyes all over me and thinking they know me better.

Love Hayley.

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Grass cells under a microscope.


"the sun is our mommy and she is big and very beautiful!"

that was the cutest thing I have ever read

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Sometimes the greatest sarcasm is wasted. 

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