fireinthehob:

  • The protests are being held in order to achieve universal suffrage in Hong Kong. Although democracy had been promised for 2017 in 2008, China announced this August that Hong Kong people would only be able to vote from a pool of 2-3 specially selected candidates (all of whom…
magnacarterholygrail:

ghdos:

brownglucose:

lawdgevus:

thepoeticlovechild:

peppergoat:





lol



I swear to God I love Tumblr sometimes.

this is my absolute favorite post on tumblr

magnacarterholygrail:

ghdos:

brownglucose:

lawdgevus:

thepoeticlovechild:

peppergoat:

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lol

I swear to God I love Tumblr sometimes.

this is my absolute favorite post on tumblr

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andddsoitis:

catkiller182:

ronaldtherapist:

IM ACTUALLY LAUGHNG SO HARD

I just cried

Can’t stop laughing

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jayjsupremacy:

You wanna say nigga, but you dont wanna be shot for wearing a hoodie.

You wanna say nigga, but you want to be able to get a job.

You wanna say nigga, but you don’t wanna be racially profiled and brutalized by the police.

You wanna say nigga, but when black people talk about this shit you don’t…

"For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?"

— Bell Hooks (via wordsnquotes)

(via wordsnquotes)

"The prison therefore functions ideologically as an abstract site into which undesirables are deposited, relieving of us of the responsibility of thinking about the real issues afflicting those communities from which prisoners are drawn in such disproportionate numbers. This is the ideological work the prison performs - it relieves us of the responsibility of seriously engaging with the problems of society, especially those produced by racism and, increasingly, global capitalism."

— Angela Davis, Are Prisons Obsolete? (via commiekinkshamer)

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"Prisons do not disappear social problems, they disappear human beings. Homelessness, unemployment, drug addiction, mental illness, and illiteracy are only a few of the problems that disappear from public view when the human beings contending with them are relegated to cages"

— Angela Davis (via socialjusticewarriorgirl)

"Black women have had to develop a larger vision of our society than perhaps any other group. They have had to understand white men, white women, and black men. And they have had to understand themselves. When black women win victories, it is a boost for virtually every segment of society."

- Angela Davis, activist, author, educator

Happy 70th birthday to one of my favourite sheroes ever! 

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phuckindope:

Phuckindope.tumblr.com

phuckindope:

Phuckindope.tumblr.com

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huffingtonpost:

This Man With Severe Cerebral Palsy Created Mind-Blowing Art Using Just A Typewriter

Last year, 22-time Emmy award-winning reporter John Stofflet posted this news video he created for KING-TV in 2004, featuring Paul Smith and his artistic talents.

See the full video to see more of Smith’s artworks and to learn more about his inspiring story go here. 

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soulrevision:

Melanin Monday
Meet my beautiful friend Jonnae Thompson: Comedienne, soulful songstress & actress.
Follow her: www.instagram.com/jonnaethompson

soulrevision:

Melanin Monday

Meet my beautiful friend Jonnae Thompson: Comedienne, soulful songstress & actress.

Follow her: www.instagram.com/jonnaethompson

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chescaleigh:

black children on social media justifying racism…

"Playing the race card and messing with someone’s emotion like Shane’s is so douchee."

So he’s the motherfucking victim?!