There are so many fragile things, after all. People break so easily, and so do dreams and hearts.
— Neil Gaiman (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
Really can’t stand the phrase “at risk youth”. At risk of what? Colonialism? Imperialism? Violence from the state that puts them at “risk”?
Jessica Danforth, Native Youth Sexual Health Network (via marginalutilite)
Also “at risk” kids are usually “at risk” of abuse and neglect as well but people don’t like when you bring that up for some reason.