just think about y’all millions and millions of little dark skinned black girls are going to go to the supermarket with their parents this month and when they’re waiting in line at the check out aisle they’re going to look up and see Lupita Nyong’o being hailed as the most beautiful woman in the world god is amazing
"If you don’t understand, ask questions. If you’re uncomfortable about asking questions, say you are uncomfortable about asking questions and then ask anyway. It’s easy to tell when a question is coming from a good place. Then listen some more. Sometimes people just want to feel heard. Here’s to possibilities of friendship and connection and understanding."
- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Americanah (via larmoyante)
"My heart is an unmade bed;
it might look messy, but I swear
it’s a safe place to rest."
- Moriah Pearson (via makelvenotwar)
(Source: mooneyedandglowing, via coreena)
Lies (acoustic) + Rain (requested)
"Everything we feared about communism - that we would lose our houses and savings and be forced to labor eternally for meager wages with no voice in the system - has come true under capitalism."
Jeff Sparrow (via anticapitalist)
I need there to be a gif of someone dropping a mic so hard the entire building collapses, so I can put it here.
(Source: anticapitalist, via saxifraga-x-urbium)