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There is a time for inner strength and a time for vulnerability. Love must be both at the same time. Be strong when you’re feeling insecure, and be vulnerable when you’re feeling angry. Allow yourself to feel everything unrestrained but don’t allow yourself to think or say…




wake up america 

To my female gamers out there: your story is yours alone. Nobody can tell you that your personal experience was “wrong,” and absolutely nobody can discredit your feelings. It was this realization that allowed me to start speaking up.

And there’s one last thing I want you to know: if you can find the necessary strength to speak your mind, you will empower not only yourself, but others.

Lilian Chen, a competitive Super Smash Brothers Melee player, leads conversations about gender issues in the gamer culture. (Fun fact: She’s also TED’s graphic designer!) Read about her experience as a female gamer here » (via ted)