I remember when Kasumi Goto first appeared on the mass effect series: all I could think was how awesome this chick was-to this day she is my hero. She is a hard core technician, she’s a bad-ass ninja and she’s comical. She’s known love and lost love-she’s awesome, they need to make a game just for her and her story.
How do they do the whole, “Go out and do things alone” thing? I freak out when I walk down the street and go to Peter Piper Pizza alone! I want to go out, but I cannot do it without a friend. What if something uncomfortable happens? Where do I go for security? Home? But I wanted to be out of the house!
I’m freaking out about going out and I’m still in my undies.
If you’re mad at her, you don’t understand it. White people are trying to remove themselves from all people of color. Let me show you why this is true. You’ve heard of Asian-americans or African Americans or Mexican Americans. But how about a European American? Have you ever heard someone say they’re Canadian American? or European American? Probably not. White people can just call themselves American, even if their ancestry has not been in America for long. If your great-grandparents moved because of the potato famine, you don’t call yourselves Irish American, you have lived your entire life in the United States, you call yourself an American. But now, take someone whose ancestry is linked to some of the first slaves in the colonies, and they still call themselves African-American. Doesn’t matter if they’ve never stepped foot on the continent and share no cultural link, other than pigment, with any society in Africa, they still have to identify with African.
What’s most infuriating is that even people who are the ultimate Americans: Native Americans. They were in the Americas while ass backwards Europe was accusing (and burning) women of being witches. THEY, of all people, shouldn’t have to specify their identity as an American, but NO they have to be labeled with something else.
Raven Symone is an absolute star. She has my total respect for standing up like this, and I hope her so much happiness with her girlfriend. I wish she was still on television, she taught me so much , even if it was all from a disney show