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tlingit. half breed. queer. alaskan. over educated. crass. fuck you and your unprocessed shit. elucidation. decolonization. happily an ex-portlander. twentysomething and not bored. back in alaska.
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Why does Portland have to be so fucking white?

Every time I have a positive thought about Portland I’m rudely forced to remember how not safe it is here.

  1. thebaltimorechop reblogged this from irongoldie and added:
    Any of you fuckers can come stay a week at my house in a spare bedroom as a guest. Seriously. I won’t even call you a...
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  5. demonic-lionfish reblogged this from nietzschesghost and added:
    It really is tho
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  7. talk-to-the-hands reblogged this from demisnowflake and added:
    I so appropriation. :’( At least I have Deaf and Jewish culture, right? Or is that only for PoC, too?
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  11. jalopyrustbucket reblogged this from demisnowflake and added:
    I’m in Canada, so a lot of this conversation is going over my head. Haven’t had a whole lot of opportunity to do the...
  12. damned-marsh-yankee reblogged this from nietzschesghost and added:
    OP could always go to Detroit, Chicago, El Paso/Juarez… Those places are pretty diverse.
  13. nietzschesghost reblogged this from demonic-lionfish and added:
    It’s been about a decade since I was in Oregon but it always seemed to be the nicer, quieter & safer part of the US…like...
  14. demisnowflake reblogged this from talk-to-the-hands and added:
    YOU SO CULTURE! (probably appropriated though)
  15. blahcourtknee reblogged this from talk-to-the-hands and added:
    lol I’m from detroit too n this makes me giggle.
  16. dysphorik reblogged this from talk-to-the-hands and added:
    i was in rehab in portland and homeless there as well. i can’t speak fondly of it. and i am from las vegas, but i was...
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  18. blackjackgabbiani reblogged this from demonic-lionfish and added:
    Putting aside the bizarreness of the OP conflating whiteness with being unsafe (????), Portland is INCREDIBLY diverse....
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  20. irongoldie reblogged this from demisnowflake and added:
    Portland is one of the safest, and widely considered one of the prettiest, cities in America. It’s got relatively decent...
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