I just had a conversation with my father, he was talking about the power of the spiritual man over material and false senses. I like what he said about finding peace within oneself ” Sonia the sky is not above you it is actually inside you . As you’re finding the sky within yourself , you’re…
This line encapsulates the concept of a good kid in a bad city, and it cuts into one of the most moral questions in human existence: Can good come from evil? The best part about the line, as is true of the best poetry, is that it doesn’t answer the question it asks. For Kendrick’s immediate purposes, he’s the flower and the city is the dark room. The question is: Can you trust him?
~why is this book telling me george washington is a hero when he raped, murdered, and tortured people like me to get paid?
~why is this book telling me abraham lincoln graciously freed the slaves when he just wanted to save the union and thought people like me were inferior?
Why is this book telling me Egypt is in the Middle East and not apart of Africa ?
why is this book telling me that Christopher Columbus “discovered” a place that was already home to others
Most Brits would be irritated if Michael Jackson started offering advice on how to resolve the credit crisis. Americans would be put out if Amy Winehouse went to tell them how to end the housing crisis. I don’t see why Africans shouldn’t be perturbed for the same reasons…
Dambisa Moyo discussing rock stars and Hollywood celebrities who have appointed themselves advocates of ending African poverty. (via theafricatheynevershowyou)
Tuesday August 26th, the Belgian feminist activist group Lilith’S took Liège airport by storm to condemn the airport authorities’ role in supplying arms to Israel. Under a banner bearing the slogan “HOW MANY TONS OF WEAPONS FOR SO MANY LITERS OF BLOOD ? “, the activists spilled a hundred liters of fake blood, creating a red pool to symbolize the slaughter committed by Israel in Palestine.
this is so awesome that I can’t even begin to comprehend. Applause for them.
"Summer Classic" Charity Basketball Game (Aug. 21)