The ramblings of that girl called Ebs

A Brain Vomit in Blog Form

Blackface fatigue

Yes, I’ve finally got it. Fatigue from yet another round of blackface popping up in Australia and me trying to explain to uneducated and arrogant white people (this time young people from the Gold Coast that I will refer to as kids or children because of their immature behaviour).

So yesterday I got a text from one of my tiddas alerting me to something on instagram I had to see, that being, an…

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#Australianfeminismisforwhitewomen

Late last year I became a prolific tweeter on the #Solidarityisforwhitewomen hashtag on twitter.

The hashtag, created by the fantastic tweeter Mikki Kendall (@Karynthia) gave women of colour the world over an opportunity to explain in 140 characters or less, their frustration with mainstream feminism.

If you haven’t heard any of this before, in a nutshell mainstream feminism tends to ignore the…

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My friend Kristin has created two phenomenal young women, one of which went on a Year 9 (14 and 15 yr old kids) excursion today, where they met our Prime Minister (Head of State for my overseas friends).

He foolishly asked if they had any questions for him and the students at Newtown Performing Arts School did not hold back. This gives me hope in the future of our country!

My mate

Trevor, aka Uncle T-Rev aka a Chinese-Australian man had this as his facebook status today and as he simply owned the fuck out of some racist pig, I had to share it:

"Someone came up to me and asked me..What my name was..I said its Trevor and he replied thats not a very Asian name ..and I replied back ..wot name should I have then..maybe Fook Yu;-)"

#Ebsdad

I’ve long said that if my Dad, aka #ebsdad, knew how to use the internet he would be internet famous.

#Ebsdad

I’ve long said that if my Dad, aka #ebsdad, knew how to use the internet he would be internet famous.

He may have been on the bench but Australians, Indigenous and native people everywhere should be proud.
Jesse Williams, Torres Strait Islander, holding the Seattle Seahawks (his team) 2014 Superbowl trophy.

He may have been on the bench but Australians, Indigenous and native people everywhere should be proud.

Jesse Williams, Torres Strait Islander, holding the Seattle Seahawks (his team) 2014 Superbowl trophy.

Aamer Rahman on Invasion Day

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