booksfrommyshelf:

I am haunted by all the editions of books that are prettier than the ones I already own.

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youngblackandvegan:

Do not allow people to mispronounce your name.

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beeishappy:

Phillip Agnew of The Dream Defenders. The Dream Defenders is a human rights organization that’s building leadership and power among young people of colour to challenge racism in their communities.Phillip Agnew on All In

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allstreets:

Howland Street - Toronto, Canada

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"Before I give my body, I must give my thoughts, my mind, my dreams. And you weren’t having any of those"

— Sylvia Plath (via kushandwizdom)

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"I want to trust but it scares the skin off my bones."

Tahereh Mafi, Unravel Me (via sad-plath)

(Source: sad-plath)

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harrysde:

From Elon James White Tuesday night.

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vsthepomegranate:

There you go.

Alfred Hitchcock, ladies and gentlemen. 

(Source: maxgehr)

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"Remember,
you’re black AND you’re a girl"

My father teaching me at a young age that, in this society, being black and a female is my biggest disadvantage and a potential threat to my life. 

Sad, isn’t it?

(via aww-mamii)

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"Sometimes, I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my company? It’s beyond me."

How It Feels To Be Colored Me - Zora Neale Hurston (via imaokas)

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"You forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forget."

— Cormac McCarthy, The Road (via wordsnquotes)

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cairospirit:

Cairospirit in Tunisia
Medina of Kerouan

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