Don’t get your feelings hurt!

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ATTENTION MEGABUS USERS

brownfatfemme:

tragafuegos:

It has been reported that this morning Homeland Security officers and the sheriff were seen at the Megabus stop in Los Angeles, CA. Officers have been seen checking for identification.

"There was a person W/ no ID. They had him stand up, spell his name,…

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dynastylnoire:

consultingsonic:

madblackgirl:

team 5’5 and under where ya at

they didn’t let us in they thought we were 12

ruddddddddde rofl

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There’s really no such thing as the ‘voiceless’. There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably unheard

The 2004 Sydney Peace Prize lecture delivered by Arundhati Roy, at the Seymour Theatre Centre, University of Sydney. (via lehaaz)

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Tumblr has helped me identify racial, sexual and cultural biases that I wasn’t aware I needed to work on

2am-poetry:

Thank you for that. 

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Live in such a way that if someone spoke badly of you, no one would believe it.

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(tw: rape) 16-Year-Old Says Her Rape Went Viral; Alleged Rapist Tweets His Innocence and Mocks Her

dynastylnoire:

Jada told the news station that she didn’t know what happened until photos started popping up on social media. Photos that included images of her fully clothed on a bed passed out and then lying naked on the floor, still passed out. 

Kids have been sharing the photos and shaming Jada for what happened that night. Currently, Houston police are investigating her claims. KHOU says it normally doesn’t identify rape victims, but Jada wanted her story to be told.

“There’s no point in hiding,” she said. “Everybody has already seen my face and my body, but that’s not what I am and who I am.”

Outside of Jada’s story, there’s also the story of the alleged rapist, Innel Yahiawho has proclaimed his innocence on social media, as well as joked about his recent arrest: “

QN: Boost the hell out of this. Send Jada love. She needs our support.

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