My Life In The Simplest Form

Sep 15

micdotcom:

What a day in the life of a Black man in America is really like

Most people have never imagined what life is like for a black man. While only black men can truly know that experience, it shouldn’t stop others from working to understand it. What follows is a snapshot of how systems of prejudice influence the thoughts, words and actions of African-American men each day.

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Sep 15
royalblackpirate:

Help omg my crush came thru but brought a girl oh gawd

royalblackpirate:

Help omg my crush came thru but brought a girl oh gawd

Sep 15

fanbingblink:

You know what you should do instead of just writing a woman who fights physically?
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Sep 15

http://royalblackpirate.tumblr.com/post/97603361359/voodouqueen-white-face-is-the-wave-lets-all →

voodouqueen:

white face is the wave !!! lets all dress up as white ppl and make fun of them and pretend we’re trying to honor their culture !!!! lets wear wet dog perfume bc its such an exotic smell the whites have !!! lets use white american vernacular !!! and use dry ass shitty insults and…

Sep 15

imsoshive:

Women have whole conversations without any actual dialogue

Sep 15

ailedubooks:

blackchildrensbooksandauthors:

Before There Was Mozart: The Story of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George

Lesa Cline-Ransome

Joseph Boulogne loved music. The singing of the birds, the beat of drums, the peal of church bells—and most of all, the soaring notes of his violin. But as the son of a white plantation owner and a black slave, newly arrived in France from the West Indies, what chance did Joseph have for success with his music? Here is the true story of an extraordinary boy who overcame the prejudices of his peers to become one of the finest classical musicians in all of Europe.

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This lushly illustrated book by Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome introduces us to a talented musician and an overlooked figure in black history.

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-Adventures in Learning

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wearethefourthwave:

 
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