ruyhernan

Del vacuus al desideratum.

I’ve told the kids in the ghettos that violence won’t solve their problems, but then they ask me, and rightly so; “Why does the government use massive doses of violence to bring about the change it wants in the world?” After this I knew that I could no longer speak against the violence in the ghettos without also speaking against the violence of my government

—Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   (via itchesandtugs)

(vía alittlemorehope)

1956- Gordon Parks documented the everyday lives of an extended black family living in rural Alabama under Jim Crow segregation for Life magazine’s photo-essay “The Restraints: Open and Hidden.” (via)

(Fuente: vintagegal, vía vintagegal)

maxineanwaar:

A 14-year old Yazidi girl carrying an assault rifle to protect her family from IS, formerly ISIS.

maxineanwaar:

A 14-year old Yazidi girl carrying an assault rifle to protect her family from IS, formerly ISIS.

(vía maxlibertarios)

We want an immediate end to POLICE BRUTALITY and MURDER of black people.

— Point 7 of the Black Panther Party Platform and Ten-Point Program, October 1966 (via daughterofzami)

(vía anomaly1)

This is me. Just as a flower does not choose its color, we are not responsible for what we have come to be. Only once you realize this do you become free, and to become adult is to become free.

(Fuente: keptyn, vía bitchwitched)