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“People who shut their eyes to reality simply invite their own destruction, and anyone who insists on remaining in a state of innocence long after that innocence is dead turns himself into a monster.”Notes From A Native Son, James Baldwin.  (via aminaabramovic)

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holyshitcoollage:

daydream by bethfromabove on Flickr.

holyshitcoollage:

daydream by bethfromabove on Flickr.

talented10th:


stereoculturesociety

talented10th:

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“Black revolutionaries do not drop from the moon. We are created by our conditions. Shaped by our oppression.” —Assata Shakur (via blackcyborgs)

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rafi-dangelo:

We’re not people really.  Our concerns are not America’s concerns.  We are just here for entertainment. We’re a convenient treasure trove of limitless creativity to be pillaged, watered down, and re-purposed for White audiences and the people getting rich from bastardized stereotypes and simplified caricatures of everything we bring to the table have nothing to say when shit gets really real.

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mvgl:

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air 2x09 - “Cased Up” (November 11, 1991)

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lostinurbanism:

Jean-Claude Coutausse, Haiti (1986)

lostinurbanism:

Jean-Claude Coutausse, Haiti (1986)

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thevampirequeen:

Civil Rights Movement vs Ferguson Protests

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“I will always be on the side of those who have nothing and who are not even allowed to enjoy the nothing they have in peace.” —Federico García Lorca. (via jose-corderoarauz)

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prodigalpen:

RIP Mike Brown. His momma said she didn’t want anymore pics of him laying dead on the street so she shared pics of him as she knew him. This is one…

prodigalpen:

RIP Mike Brown. His momma said she didn’t want anymore pics of him laying dead on the street so she shared pics of him as she knew him. This is one…

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“I’ve told the kids in the ghettos that violence won’t solve their problems, but then they ask me, and rightly so; “Why does the government use massive doses of violence to bring about the change it wants in the world?” After this I knew that I could no longer speak against the violence in the ghettos without also speaking against the violence of my government” —Martin Luther King Jr. (via loveinfamine)

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