She said the dead did not stand up,
It isn't uncommon to hear people compare the discrimination that they face in an additive manner. For example, if you compare someone who's part of two minority/"othered" groups against someone who is part of four, my additive standards it could be argued that the person who identifies with the four groups faces more discrimination than the other, therefore the person with only two labels is "more privileged". I've seen charts on various social media platforms with titles along these lines for people to find out how much discrimination they face.
I was born the day the world began to burn. Ironic, yes. Life and death seemed to intertwine like that every now then. Will the world renew itself with my demise?
Everyone wants to listen to music they can relate to; that we can listen to it and make it ours. This is especially so when it comes to songs about identity and love.
I took the train to Philadelphia to visit a university I'm looking at for graduate school as well as to visit the Philly Museum of Art. The day began early to catch the 8 a.m. train from Lancaster that would bring us--my friend who came along with me and I--to the 30th Street station.