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Every time I’ve talked about the American education system, people have been seriously shocked. I told a German student the cost of attendance in America and she looked so taken aback, scared even. Then, I was talking to a Scottish student who said that a 70% here is an A. I told him a 90% was an A back in the states. He was so surprised. I’m not 100% sure how the grades translate, but yeah. America……

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problackgirl:

we’ve taught girls to romanticise nearly everything a boy does. when i was younger i thought it was cute that boys chased the girl even after she said no. i loved it when after a girl moved away from a kiss, the guy would pull her back and force it on. i thought a guy saying ‘i won’t take a no for an answer’ was passionate and romantic. we’re literally always teaching girls to romanticise abusive traits.