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Black women are slaying in the Olympics, I stand against the oppressive history of the Olympics, misogyny is messing with solidarity, self hate is messing with solidarity, people are still dying and I still believe in love. Did I miss anything? So today in the completely disgusting paralyzing third world that we call Facebook I … More To The Most Disrespected Woman
Still no prosecution of the police. Earlier today before the typical smoke and mirrors bullshit from the FBI, Minnesota residents waited to learn whether Jamar Clark’s civil rights were violated or whether we were going to be told they were not. David Chanan wrote the first Star Tribune post on the story stated in his … More No Justice No Peace….
No, It’s just beautiful, but the title serves a purpose. A beautiful sister, Courtney D., posted this on Facebook today and it truly made me think. The black woman is angry, and as usual, she has good reason to be in this photo. Someone else is stating; You want to get a job? You want … More My Blackness is UGLY?/BEAUTIFUL!
In respect to solidarity, I feel like we are lacking in the movement. Some individuals seem to be so vain and arrogant they choose not to help out, physically. From a psychological stand point I feel like their though process is: “Well if black people see me doing well, writing books, singing, etc. And getting … More In Respect..
…But I wish I was. I wish my personal demands were clear and concise. I wish I could change the minds of people who do not understand what it is like to be black. I wish I could get along with people who are black in some of these organizations. I’m not a revolutionary, because … More Not a Revolutionary
She sits in a coffee shop, watching the black birds fly over head, dreaming of a different world. The coffee tingles on her tongue and her throat, raw from the winter cold. Two obnoxious women are conversing next to her. One refers to newborn babies as “ugohs” Damn I wish I brought my headphones. It … More Love IS
Minneapolis, MN has gone from an up and coming art and music scene to a political and activism center for media propaganda and the battle for Justice for Jamar. Many of you know the story of the north sider who was executed by the police, many of you know that there are organizations stopping at … More Ebony Female Activists
These students won a Halloween costume using black face and mimicking the Cool Running team. When will this stop. Please share for repercussions to occur.
Embrace your beauty.