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realest shit i ever seen on tumblr
My followers need to repost this. It needs to reach a lot of people.
Dada Muta #TalkingDemTings
Now if you were born outside the MOTHERLAND & some uneducated, boot-licking, butt-kissing, bamboozled, half-baked, half-fried, sissified, punkafied, pasteurized, homogenized n!&&@# came around & told you something like “You are not even African because you were born outside of the continent & you have no country or tribe to claim…” Whatever you do or say please remember something Africa without the Berlin conference = no countries or borders. Cultivate your mind uncolonized
Brother and Sister
Poem written by an 11 year old Afghan girl
This poem was recorded in a NYT magazine article about female underground poetry groups in Afghanistan. An amazing article about the ways in which women are using a traditional two line poetry form to express their resistance to male oppression, their feelings about love (considered blasphemous).
Anyone that disagrees that Lupita’s brother is fine as hell is a liar. They are in denial and that is not ok.
Oprah out for lunch with Lupita Nyongo’s mother and brother
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