kind of hate how capitalism has trained me to believe that having free time is a bad thing and that i need to be constantly doing something to make my existence worth anything

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"Ratchet is a racialized term. So is ghetto. So is thug. So is welfare queen. Someone does not have to EXPLICITLY say the word “black” in order for something to be racist against black people. Speaking in flagrantly racist terms is one of the least sophisticated manifestations of racism today."

TemperedFury on Philip DeFranco’s, creator of the YouTube channel Philly D, use of racialized language.  (via knowledgeequalsblackpower)

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a friendly reminder


that calling women of color exotic is

  • fucking racist
  • dehumanizing
  • othering
  • and not a fucking compliment

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Black Girls with honey in their skin

Flowers, stem and all, for hair,

And you ask me why I believe in God.


The Faith, The Blessing, The Miracle 

- klc 

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daily affirmation: these hoes can’t touch me! 

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I need to see what August sound like without auto tune because that nigga sound like he struggling on the “love” part in the

i always say this


the tumblr video player


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