White People: The Middle East is so barbaric. They’ll cut off a person’s hand just for stealing!
White People when an unarmed black kid is murdered by police in America: Yeah, but he shoplifted some cigarillos, so…
8:53 am • 1 September 2014 • 20,882 notes
“Respectability politics is a false narrative, but it maintains its power because, like so many powerful lies, it sits adjacent to the truth and set slightly askew: they are looking for a way to turn you into a nigger, and if necessary, they will find one. You will never leave a body pure enough to not be judged complicit in its own destruction.”
— The Parable of the Unjust Judge or: Fear of a N*gger Nation
8:28 am • 1 September 2014 • 1 note
Saturday morning, over 1,000 people march for justice for Michael Brown.
4:35 pm • 31 August 2014 • 39,809 notes
“That’s why I love them young black boys, they might be white in they heads but the fact that they acting like white folks got a reaction from white folks,” added Isanusi Alimayu, one of Martin’s co-workers. Referring to the rancher who refused to pay cattle-grazing fees because he didn’t recognize the federal government, Alimayu said, “You remember Cliven Bundy. They got all them white men up there with submachine guns aimed at the cops — did any of them white boys get a scratch? Hell naw, because they Americans.”
— Eighty Years Of Fergusons
10:20 am • 31 August 2014 • 1 note