[Archive] Quote: Microaggressions Chipping Away at My Soul

I’m so tired of these daily microaggressions chipping away at my soul. Your prejudice, racism, and insecurity shouldn’t be part of my daily existence. –T.Lanette

Originally published September 28, 2017

Four and a half months later, I still feel the same way. In fact, I think these situations have increased during the last few months. Microaggressions aren’t always the words that people say out loud. Words are easier to document and fight against. It’s the actions that are more difficult to deal with on a daily basis.

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[Archive] This is American Racism 

It’s only been 52 years since Jim Crow intimidation was made illegal with the Voter’s Rights Act. I got tired of reading the “This isn’t America” posts on Twitter. In fact, by the Saturday evening, I wanted to throw my computer across the room. We had just witnessed horrible acts …

[Archive] ReBlog: Spread the word…

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Spread the word, help a brother out, support Black business!

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Quote: He’ll wake up… (Peaky Blinders)

He’ll wake up. Granted he won’t have any teeth left, but he will be a wiser man for it. And the last thing he’ll remember is your funny little joke…

 Alfie Solomons, Peaky Blinders, S2Ep3

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EastEnders: Where’s Kush’s Engagement Ring?

Kush Kazemi (Davood Ghadami)  and Shakil Kazemi (Shaheen Jafargholi)

I thought Denise and Kush (EastEnders) were engaged? Where is the ring she gave him at the Cafe? Continue reading

ReBlog: Indigenous dialysis patients help sew 1,000 skirts for outback women

Indigenous dialysis patients help sew 1,000 skirts for outback women:

starrynightcat:

Access to clothing can be limited in remote areas, with less choice for plus-size women.

The Bigirl Skirts founders made a simple design, using cotton fabric with two double-stitched pockets to hold essentials.

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