White people are just as sick of black history month as black people are, for the same reasons. You see, to a black person, black history month is full of what white people done to black people. To a white person, it’s the same — it’s white people doing things to black people. So, in […]Read more "Is Black History Month Just a Brutally Honest White History Month? [a reblog]"
My very existence is defiance. ❤Read more "To Be Black and Woman and Alive"
We need confidence in our knowledge of who we are. ❤Read more "week 8|2017"
The Dirty Dozen: Jim Crow Fantasies I had the pleasure of attending the opening reception for Okeeba Jubalo‘s art exhibit, The Dirty Dozen: Jim Crow Fantasies. If you’ve never heard of him (I hadn’t), I encourage you to peep his bio. He’s very interesting with a substantial career, humble with a quiet confidence whose weighty […]Read more "Jim Crow Fantasies"
Thanks for this excellent post, MINDSIGHTCOLLECTIVE. It perfectly illustrates the marathons men with Black skin and an African identity must run before they can walk or even stand. I realize the system is designed for us to always come in last place, but I hope you gain strength and some peace in clarity of how […]Read more "The Castration of the Black Man [a reblog]"
Where credit is due we usually give it so why is it we rarely give ourselves the credit we deserve. Why do we rarely pat ourselves on the back acknowledging the hard work we’ve put in. We wait for others to tell us we’ve done well before we acknowledge our own efforts. Did our achievements […] […]Read more "week 7|2017: give yourself a pound"
dark skin, light skin it don’t matter, we all kin “shady” ©2016 KbW and if this simple sketch was a song: ❤Read more "shady"