Submitted via Twitter: @CelesteAurora
Sunday March 11, 2012- 140 character exchanges spark a rich conversation…
The Tweets that ignited the conversation…
Has “strong” become a euphemism for “it doesn’t matter how we treat them because they’ll survive”?
...that, and makes it easy to call some women a credit to our race if we aren’t loud, abrasive, or bitter
B/c it can be a little like describing a black person as “articulate.” I think it depends on who is making the description.
“strong” definitely backhanded if used as a character trait or trope…maybe not so much if used to (cont)