Felicia's Brain

i'm a brat.

ohheysarahc:

glitterlion:

afro-dominicano:

reminder that ya boy bill gates (along with his bill and melinda gates foundation) invest in the very private prisons that create a demand for more black/brown bodies

ps. Melinda Gates/the foundation has an obsession with figuring out how to control the reproductive decisions of African women, particularly in Ethiopia and Nigeria.

Holy fuck this is true
http://m.motherjones.com/environment/2013/12/gates-foundations-24-most-egregious-investments

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Remember when the only people who were into to nail art were Asian Black and Latina women and we were all considered tacky ghetto bitches and now that white girls rock nail art it’s now actually considered an ART FORM? Remember that?

practicallyblack:

NEVER FORGET

(Source: coconutsheabutters, via keepingupwiththekardacheyennes)

so-humorous:

don’t even talk to yourself

so-humorous:

don’t even talk to yourself

(via keepingupwiththekardacheyennes)

no-this-is-jarod:

public school dress code

no-this-is-jarod:

public school dress code

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poldberg:

While there is a lot of appropriate rage about Ferguson right now, the killing of John Crawford, III is getting less attention than it deserves. I put Shaun King’s tweets and history lesson on the matter in chronological order for easier consumption.

Links:

Autopsy and video show John Crawford shot from behind in Wal-Mart

Witness in murder of John Crawford changes story

You really should be following Shaun King on Twitter.

(via leftonlauradarling)

plantbaby420:

*mic drop*

plantbaby420:

*mic drop*

nicknameless:

mysoulhasgrowndeep-liketherivers:

pastel-gizibe:

shannonwest:

equalityandthecity:

(via Students help Emma Sulkowicz carry mattress to class in first collective carry)

Y E S 

IT IS GETTING BETTER

Bless them


And I was brought to tears.
Iron & Wine - Upward Over the Mountain

smoke-stungeyes:

alliewhitt:

So may the sunrise bring hope

where it once was forgotten.

Sons are like birds

flying upward over the mountain.

Current favorite. 

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