My mom inspires me and empowers me to make my dreams come true. No one has contributed more to who I am today than her. It fills me with so much joy just to know that she is my mom.
Angela Davis on Prison Abolition, the War on Drugs and Why Social Movements Shouldn’t Wait on Obama
Talking to my little sister who is so intelligent, stylish, cool, and beautiful makes me happy. I’m so excited that we will be connecting on a weekly basis! 💚
Kilo Kish - Navy
My little sister put me on.
She is so fucking awesome. (my little sister, that is.)
Most importantly: you’re stronger than you think.
WHY DOES THIS NOT HAVE MORE NOTESwow, this isreally helpful
Danakil nomad mother and child. Danakil Depression, Great Rift Valley | © Victor Engelbert
This quote comes from her brilliant discussion with bell hooks on how people tried to shape her response to poor shaming that occurred on her show as her being irrationally angry and as some personality facet, when it was simply a legitimate response to a very disgusting problem of classism and racism in America. And this uniquely happens to Black women based on long held stereotypes and controlling images about Black womanhood, shaped by misogynoir.
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This makes me feel all shiny and African and royal and beastmode.
Get you some.
|—||Spike Lee on gentrification (excerpt from speech at Pratt)|