Here is something people should know about me: I'm...
I’m in my forties, post baby and I’m thinner than I’ve been in years. The last...– NIA LONG
Untitled: Toure is co writing Nas's autobiography →
howtobeterrell: howtobeterrell: lol the king of post blackness and Nas (who after Gweneth Paltrow’s Niggergate I have no words for.. i hope these negros dont think they’re the next Alex Haley and Malcolm X because no Nas you lost all cool points when u let a white woman utter a racial slur and… notatall its just funny lol Toure is too funny doe Touré can’t hold a candle to...
They call us thieves and bandits. They say we steal. But it was not we who stole...– Assata Shakur (via daughterofassata)
Dreaming in Spanish: I knew that coming to the... →
dreaminginspanish: I knew that coming to the Dominican Republic would be painful, but not so painful. Since I’ve been on Tumblr I’ve been learning a lot about systems of oppression, racism, phobias and isms, and although I thought it would be liberating (it is), it has even hurt more to notice all the negativity… *Applause*
I don't give a FUCK what anyone says about...
queerbrownxx: Sometimes the only way to get the *totality* of your point across is to fucking curse.
Ugly is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly...– Margaret Cho (via theseasonofthewitch)
Isn’t man an amazing animal? He kills wildlife - birds, kangaroos, deer, all...– David Coats (via nirvikalpa) once again they generalize “man” when they talmbout the WHITE MAN. thats all you, right there. stop tryina act like its universal lol
By 2014 at the latest, insurers will be banned from “gender rating,” or charging...– Supreme Court Decision on Affordable Care Act is Historic Advance for Women - Statement of Eleanor Smeal, President, Feminist Majority (via feministmajorityfoundation) Amen
Janice Jackson, another team member who is also working on a Ph.D. in...– But black Children are spose to be stupid… Interesting
The only reason white people think being called a ‘white person’ is racist, or...– Omar Sankofa (via chubby-bunnies) Word
illruntowardsvegasskies: We’ve come to a consensus that you are, indeed, the fiercest of them all. Sincerly, Every single fan of Raja Gemini on planet earth, and any where else in the galaxy
The history of the world is not written, the history of Europe is.– Ivan Van Sertimam, Associate Professor, Rutgers University Author of They Came Before Columbus: The African Presence in Early America (via khilana)
leebasays: -Remembering Michael Joseph Jackson...
The person with whom we are in love is to be recognised only by the intensity of...– Marcel Proust, À l’ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs, trans. Moncrieff and Kilmartin
If you want to see the love of your life, look in the mirror.– Byron Katie (via lauralizabeth)
The Proper American Way To Prepare Tea
howtobeterrell: Take tea. Throw in harbor. Let sit. Initiate revolution. U forgot dress up in NATIVE AMERICAN garb as to not get caught Revolution my ass Haha
bell hooks resources
wretchedoftheearth: themindislimitless: If you have any more, or alternate links just in case these ever get removed, feel free to add to the list. Pass the resources along! Understanding Patriarchy (pdf) (from erosum) We Real Cool: Black Men and Masculinity (pdf). Also here. Where We Stand: Class Matters (pdf) Feminism Is For Everybody (pdf) Remembered Rapture: Dancing With Words (pdf) ...
Instead of trying to fictionalize gender, let’s talk about the moments in life...– Julia Serano (via becomingkeltik)