“White American children in this country who become victims of gun violence are a sign of shattered innocence, an anomaly that must be analyzed and dissected to ensure that it doesn’t happen again. Black and Brown American children who become victims serve as an indictment of our communities, our homes and our parenting.”
“How much of human life is lost in waiting?”
|Reblogged from Free Bird|
|Reblogged from come correct|
Betty White, you are my hero.
|Reblogged from Lavender Labia|
“People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.”
“With you, intimacy colours my voice. Even ‘hello‘ sounds like ‘come here.’“
“Somebody told a real life woman that her skin was too brown to play an imaginary creature. That basically in the whole fictional world of Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, where you have dragons and trolls and talking trees, where you draw the line, where imagination is capped out, no more room, is for a brown hobbit.
“Like, fiery eyeball thing, no problem, but don’t even try to imagine a Samoan elf. That shit will blow your mind.”
|Nikki Giovanni, Toni Morrison, and Angela Davis talking and laughing about something. Reblogged from Racialicious|