Liminal: a music share

I had the pleasure of witnessing Okorie Johnson perform live this weekend. He was the highlight of the night for me. He’s just such a talent. I hope you enjoy his sound as much as I do. Like Shanti Om, he uses a loop machine to record the track and .. magic! site | album […]

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If I kill a cop (a repost)

If I kill a cop it will be because “I feared for my life”: because I saw a gun, because I thought I saw a gun, because he was reaching for a gun that I never saw and was never there, because he was approaching me, because I heard a sound. Or, more likely, because […] […]

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a hair texture appreciation post

Hey lovelies! Happy Wednesday! I was talking to my friend Bre this past weekend about hair and why some Black women feel the need to cover their luxurious crowns with someone else’s flat, lifeless hair, espeeeecially when the weave appears cheap, unkempt and dirty. Bre’s been natural for years, but still visits youtube for inspiration […]

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A Word From Dick Gregory

The videotapes are horrifying, all of them, but no more horrifying than a public lynching. It continues to scream I do not value your life and you are not human to me. We should be angry and emotional, however, we should not respond emotionally. This is a systemic, institutionalized problem that demands a systemwide solution. […]

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