I love how people have turned the idea of not being a racist, ableist, sexist, transphobic, queerphobic fucknut into the phrase “political correctness”.
Because it’s much easier to say “I don’t like all this PC stuff” than it is to say “I actually like my position at the top of the hierarchy and though I know that I’m only here because many people suffer every day, I don’t plan on changing it, because this is waaaay too comfortable.”
You’re Sad and I want to Lighten the Mood But I Don’t Want to Accidentally Disrespect Your Feelings a novel
You’re Sad but I’m a Lousy Friend and I Never Know What To Say To Cheer You Up At Times Like This I Am So Sorry the sequel
You’re Happy Now but I Still Feel Bad for Not Helping You Through Bad Spots the trilogy
people will be all about how Tragic it is to be disabled until u ask for accommodations, and then they’ll turn right back around and say some shit about how “it’s too much work” and “everyone feels this way sometimes” and “you can’t really need all that” and basically what i’m trying to say here is: fuck abled people