Yes to this, but at the same time, we shouldn't need the idea of reciprocity in order to help others. Are you okay with being the kind of person who sits and does nothing while other people are suffering? Are you okay with benefitting from their suffering? Is that the kind of person you want to be? No? Then maybe you should fight for the oppressed. Use your voice and your privilege to help others.
Sign the Online Petition: Human Rights Education. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is the fundamental & international agreement of what human rights are, and so must be known & applied throughout the world. Make your voice heard. Make human rights education in schools & universities part of the curriculum. You can ensure human rights are learned & demanded by everyone by signing this petition.
Sarah Silverman's 10 Tips to Prevent Rape for attackers unleashes a barrage of 'man-splaining' on Twitter. Goddamn this woman hits the heart of the matter - of course Daily Mail ends this with a list of Silverman's relationship history *massive eyeroll*