No one is going to give you the education you need to overthrow them.– Assata Shakur (via ethiopienne) great quote. (via deafmuslimpunx) Our government considers this woman a terrorist. (via knowledgeequalsblackpower)
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poetryofblood: superherojuice: laadoracion: putabindionit: the-city-mouse: 439- I’m Herodotus, appropriately enough. 500- RF Czar 433 who wants to have public sex? …809? I LOVE THAT THIS IS ONLINE. I used to hate keeping track of the numbers. (Also, 1361, motherfuckers! HAH. Immoral as fuck.) 356. this is why one year out from reed i go to bed at 10:00, drink a lot of juice,...
I asked all of the gay male students in the room to raise their hand if in the...– Gay Men’s Sexism and Women’s Bodies by Yolo Akili (via plightofthepretty)
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Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the...– Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet (via establishedin81)
You’re in love with my mind. But sometimes, sweetheart, a woman needs a man...– Sandra Cisneros (via thechocolatebrigade)
When I love, I love: wholly, thoroughly, completely, drowning in everything....– Warsan Shire (via yasodhara)
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ik4rus: you may have seen me on my soapbox on Reed Emissions talking about cultural appropriation and racism. Yes, the theme is “New World”, which brought to mind colonialism for a lot of students of color. I don’t expect anyone to seriously read this, so here are some bulletpoints. If you’re worried about your costume being “misconstrued as racist”, don’t go as something that can be...
poetryofblood: squarizona: guys, please–if you live on or near the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), stay inside, lock your doors, be safe. confirmed reports of an active shooter on campus. BOOST
scraggay: ive learned more about topics such as sexism and racism and rape culture and ableism and self confidence on a website that was originally made for pretty pictures than i have in my 11 years in an environment that is supposed to prepare me for the real world and if that isnt fucked up i honestly dont know what is
Coffee as a religion. Tea is maintenance.– Eileen Myles (via autobibliography)
But the 8-hour workday is too profitable for big business, not because of the...– Your Lifestyle Has Already Been Designed (via beccap) YESSS i knew i wasnt the only person out there who was making an issue out of this My dad just explained this to me a month ago. True as fuck. (via baronessvonbullshit) yup. and fuck that shit. (via tenderstache-cherrypie)
Western curiosity about everything, including things that relate to me, is not a...– Iranian writer Amir Hassan Cheheltan on whether literary studies in Western universities represents “a new method of colonizing the Eastern spirit and soul.” (x)
It’s not about knocking on closed doors. It’s about building our own house and...– Ava DuVernay, Cofounder of the African-American Film Festival Releasing Movement (AFFRM) and Director, Middle of Nowhere !!!!!! (via ethiopienne)