Be Excellent To Each Other...

a rare look at the creative process of kehinde wiley

"The World Stage - Haiti"

Were Are They Now?

never look at cartoons the same again…kinda sad

This looks great!
The Slave Route Project, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s worldwide initiative “to break the silence” about the slave trade and slavery. From  shackles  to a runaway slave advertisement, from letters by Toussaint L’Ouverture and Frederick Douglass to a bill of sale from Peru for an eighteen-year old newly arrived African, these items from our collections trace or symbolize some of the routes taken by Africans in the Americas.

fire fighters controlled burn creates a dust devil…this is insane!

and this video would be a lot better without sound :(

this bumps on the right system…

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jayheartless:

a-spoon-is-born:

trapbuddha:

adumbrant:

nirvanatrill:

Albert Einstein teaching a physics class at Lincoln university (HCBU in Pennsylvania) in 1946

Sure as hell never mention that about him.

HOMIE

His anti-racism views and work are often totally ignored by historians.

I’ve never seen them ignored by historians, but I’ve seen them ignored by White supremacist North America.. 

jayheartless:

a-spoon-is-born:

trapbuddha:

adumbrant:

nirvanatrill:

Albert Einstein teaching a physics class at Lincoln university (HCBU in Pennsylvania) in 1946

Sure as hell never mention that about him.

HOMIE

His anti-racism views and work are often totally ignored by historians.

I’ve never seen them ignored by historians, but I’ve seen them ignored by White supremacist North America.. 

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neil-gaiman:

youaintpunk:

sarajevomoja:

talk about perspective. shit.

Fucking hell.

I remember the first time I saw a map of Africa to scale. My jaw dropped.

neil-gaiman:

youaintpunk:

sarajevomoja:

talk about perspective. shit.

Fucking hell.

I remember the first time I saw a map of Africa to scale. My jaw dropped.

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darvinasafo:

Untitled by KSE332

darvinasafo:

Untitled by KSE332

fyblackwomenart:

Asgardian Storm by DanielGovar
The Glorification of White Crime

daughterofmulan:

Take a facet of crime, and then look at television shows/movies that feature those criminals as protagonists.

White mobs.

White pirates.

White serial killers.

White political corruption

White drug dealers

I mostly want to talk about this as a TV phenomenon, but pick…

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asieybarbie:

SZA and Twigs give me a lot of feels ok.

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questionall:

bkrby8036:

bonofosho:

bromancing-the-stone:

The most ignored words in the world.

aka don’t be a dick

it’s the same message and yet we have had wars about religions for hundreds of years

It’s the same message ignored because humans have engaged in greed, hatred, envy, and bitterness. Any human looking to justify these behaviors MUST ignore the golden rule or he couldn’t live with himself.

questionall:

bkrby8036:

bonofosho:

bromancing-the-stone:

The most ignored words in the world.

aka don’t be a dick

it’s the same message and yet we have had wars about religions for hundreds of years

It’s the same message ignored because humans have engaged in greed, hatred, envy, and bitterness. Any human looking to justify these behaviors MUST ignore the golden rule or he couldn’t live with himself.

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beautiesofafrique:

StereoTypes Paris - French African vs. African American?