Ed Banger 10 Year Mix →
mdtepsic: 6 Mix highlights dance pioneers, continuing with an Ed Banger Special presented by Busy P. J’aime! round 2007/8ish i made good side money deejaying for bored kids in suburban tampa; mainly using ed banger and other french house, electronica, ish they weren’t up on. salute
I hate being the race card guy, but I’m not scared to be, either. As “New...– On Listening to “New Slaves” with White People | NOISEY gonna be a hot summer :)
People who compare the NAACP to the KKK
nerdfighter13812: ohanameansfandom: Whenever anyone argues against marriage equality because of their religious views as a Christian I just want to hit them over the head repeatedly with a Bible whilst yelling ADULTERY ISN’T ILLEGAL!! LYING ISN’T ILLEGAL!! DIVORCE ISN’T ILLEGAL!! DISRESPECTING YOUR PARENTS ISN’T ILLEGAL!! WORKING ON THE SABBATH ISN’T ILLEGAL!! WORSHIPPING OTHER GODS...
Do I look like boo-boo the fool?– Black Mother Proverb. (via blackproverbs)
Kanye West's 'New Slaves': Why It Reminds Us Of... →
markman thank you
Props to Student Hip-Hop Organization and pNC’s movement.
Help this smart, charismatic group of Detroit high school students participate in a rite of passage by going to their prom Go here to donate: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/likes-raspberry-lemonade-is-walking-to-china-wants-to-go-to-the-prom?c=home It’s just a short month now between the end of classes and senior prom, and for most of these Detroiters the future is wide open. Remember...
So I just saw a commercial promoting young boys being peeping Toms Notice : The black kid look nervous like he know the charge. i’m just saying Ppl worry bout hip hop & reality tv, but ads train kids more than u think…
To Avoid Or To Embrace? How Actors Navigate... →
Stereotyping in films and TV is as old as Hollywood itself. For some, portraying a stereotypical character â the ditzy blonde or angry black man â is a foot in the door to the acting world. For others, it is a path that can be limiting and repetitive.
Charles Ramsey Is an Internet Hero for All the... →
theraceproblem: No one is saying that Charles Ramsey isn’t worthy of the “hero” mantle. He helped save three women who were held captive — brutally — in his Cleveland neighborhood for over a decade. But the Internet’s instant meme-ification of this man — a lower-income black man talking about a horrible crime, played on repeat at the expense of stereotypes and with the blinders fully up about...
I need some new goals
I spent six months in Kenya in 2011, the first time I had spent such an extended...– On Quitting By KEGURO MACHARIA (via blackcyborgs) Man this is so reflective of my current mental state
A DAILY MISHMASH: “A tenure track job at a... →
adailymishmash: “A tenure track job at a research university is the goal, the promise, especially if one receives a degree from a research university. It demonstrates that despite all obstacles, “the system works.” We need to believe this desperately. Absolutely. Without questioning. We are trained to hang in,…
Rap music is really good when you’re traumatized.– Kim Gordon, to Elle contributor Lizzy Goodman. (via minaannlee)
Shawn (Jay-Z) Carter Offers College Scholarship... →
The Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation is unique in that it offers scholarships to single mothers, children who attend alternative schools, students who have earned a GED, students with grade point averages of 2.0 and students who have previously been incarcerated, etc., but desire a higher educational opportunity.
I never understood why some guys are inclined to...
lunamuerte: wehidebehindstars: Like… She’s not the only one doing the sex. You are also doing the sex. YOU ARE ALSO DOING THE SEX. HOW CAN YOU JUDGE HER FOR DOING THE SEX WHEN YOU ARE DOING THE SEX ALSO. YES YES YES YES
“Bow down bitches,” repeats Beyonce in the opening lines to her new song. ...– Sarah Dean, Who is Beyonce Calling a Bitch? (via stand-tall-ladies) “Who is Beyonce Calling a Bitch?” ok i’ll start you the lady who wrote this article (via blackfemdomdotcom) White feminists are THE most willfully obtuse motherfuckers on the Internet. And sure this is huffpo whose journalism...
Black behavior, then has often been fascinating to “scholars” whose various...– Rediscovering Black History. Review of The Black Book. New York Times Magazine (11 August 1974):14+ Reprinted by the permission of International Creative Management, Inc. Copyright 1974 by Toni Morrison. from What Moves at the Margin; Selected Non-Fiction Edited and with an Introduction by Carolyn...