"That night when you kissed me, I left a poem in your mouth, and you can hear some of the lines every time you breathe out."

Andrea Gibson (via observando)

An American Muslim and Micro-Aggressions - COLORLINES

 

"White people are not afraid of “white genocide” they are afraid of whiteness being de-centered from the very fabric of our society and no longer being held as the standard for humanity."

Trixstra (via theracismrepellent)

(via wontbetelevised)

Eshe ft. Omari Hardwick -You Make Me Wanna (Official Video)

(Source: youtube.com)

"…he dropped the kind of knowledge that made you want to pour oceans over your skin in gratitude for the melanin."

Key Ballah, Master of Hip Hop (via keywrites)

(via sheliveswithoutdoubt)

owning-my-truth:

Headed to the rally for Mike Brown on U St with rococobutter

owning-my-truth:

Headed to the rally for Mike Brown on U St with rococobutter

iwriteaboutfeminism:

Police brutality in Ferguson costs taxpayers millions.

(via disciplesofmalcolm)

"My name is not Annie. It’s Quvenzhané."

Quvenzhané Wallis (then age 9) correcting an AP Reporter who said she was “just going to call her Annie” instead of learning how to pronounce her name. Never forget.  (via wuqs)

(Source: thechanelmuse, via heatherbodyshawty)

"Have the courage to speak your mind and tell the truth from a position of love rather than anger or fear, being open to accept the views of others without feeling threatened or defeated, relinquishing the ego’s need to be in control by demonstrating the willingness to do whatever it takes to establish peace."

Iyanla Vanzant (via unconditionedconsciousness)

sapphrikah:

audreymarielle:

#mikebrown

And do you know how easy it is for anything to be “alleged”?

sapphrikah:

audreymarielle:

#mikebrown

And do you know how easy it is for anything to be “alleged”?

(via wontbetelevised)

What I've Learned from Two Years Collecting Data on Police Killings

(Source: newwavefeminism)

endofdayz:

The media is the 4th branch of the government. it is time to take the media and journalist to task for their wording.

endofdayz:

The media is the 4th branch of the government. it is time to take the media and journalist to task for their wording.

(via wontbetelevised)

liz-pls:

I’m only sharing tweets for those who are not on twitter and can’t see how passionate and outraged journalists are as they tweet from #Ferguson.

If you are on Twitter, here’s a good roster of people to follow if you want to keep updated.

(via blackmanonthemoon)