Describe yourself and describe the rest of the world. I am simply the skin he never fit in. The poetry she always found the power to preach. The never ending story of which they are in constant search for conclusion. The silent soldier slowly learning to speak.

blastortoise:

wow white cops in the kkk how shocking, i’m caught totally off guard never in my life would i have saw that coming

bklyn14:

African fashion on We Heart Ithttp://weheartit.com/entry/126637440/via/queenatta
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1shara:

african-secret-society:

soulbrotherv2:

For people who don’t have time to bathe or access to fresh water, a South African college student has a solution: a shower gel users simply rub onto their skin. One small packet replaces one bath, and users never need any water. Ludwick Marishane’s inspiration was a lazy friend, but his invention will be a boon to people who live in areas where clean water is in short supply. 
The gel, called Drybath, kills germs, moisturizes the skin and exudes a pleasant, light smell, unlike hand sanitizers, according to Marishane’s website, Headboy Industries.  [Continue reading.]
Image via Science History and Facts.

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Necessity is the mother of invention.

And why hasn’t this blown up yet?
oh
oh yeah

Self love is the very first romance.

— Akua Naru (via lovequotesrus)
strongblackbrotha:

trypophobic-canine:

legal-savvy:

Handy criminal lawyer business card: Remember to “Object loudly so bystanders can hear”.

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Black People this is important. Signal Boost this. Could save a life.

dekutree:

there’s this guy that looks just like will.i.am at my school and i whisper “let the beat rock” every time he passes me and he always just looks around trying to find who said it

Sometimes people try to destroy you, precisely because they recognize your power — not because they don’t see it, but because they see it and they don’t want it to exist.

— bell hooks (via forever-and-alwayss)

White feminists:

tsotchke:

split-the-coast:

When you discuss the wage gap, here are a few things to keep in mind:

  • Only white women make $0.77 to a man’s dollar.
  • Black women make about $0.68 to a man’s dollar.
  • Latina women make about $0.58 to a man’s dollar.

Intersectionality matters.

*To a white man’s dollar

devoutfashion:

“HUNG UP ON ROMANCING” – DIVO MAGAZINE May 2013