Miles Of Clouded Hell


annmariexrose:

Single and ready to get nervous around anyone I find attractive.



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After she came up to me and said, “I’ve been with my partner for 20 years… We would never get married because he’s on social security income, and because my daughter is disabled I have secondary income from the state to support my daughter. If I got married, both my benefits and his benefits would be reduced because we would become a double income family.”

She was explaining that marriage doesn’t work for poor people, and that it doesn’t work for disabled people. Having really simple examples like hers are important.

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What if the LGBTQ movement fought for prison abolition rather than same-sex marriage? (via disabilityhistory)

this is important. for a lot of low income folks on government benefits, marriage is against their financial self-interest. trying to put a dollar amount of the symbolic value of marriage is hard.

(via abbyjean)




@carrieunderwood: In honor of “Labor” Day…Ace & Penny would like to make an announcement. Their parents couldn’t be happier!

@carrieunderwood: In honor of “Labor” Day…Ace & Penny would like to make an announcement. Their parents couldn’t be happier!