duragdaddy:

muhfuckanevalovedus:

aintnojigga:

Hov and Aaliyah at Puff Daddy’s Fourth of July party in 2000

Why does Hov look like he’s afraid future Beyonce is gonna see this?

^^LMAOOOOOOOOOOOOO

duragdaddy:

muhfuckanevalovedus:

aintnojigga:

Hov and Aaliyah at Puff Daddy’s Fourth of July party in 2000

Why does Hov look like he’s afraid future Beyonce is gonna see this?

^^LMAOOOOOOOOOOOOO

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goddesscru:

blackchildrensbooksandauthors:

James Mercer Langston Hughes

(February 1, 1902-May 22, 1967)

The Negro Speaks of Rivers

Coming Home: From the Life of Langston Hughes

The Dream Keeper and Other Poems

I, Too, Am America

Langston’s Train Ride

Langston Hughes: Poetry for Young People

Lullaby: For a Black Mother

Boost.

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thesunatmidnight2:

Say what ….more things that bought with my capitalist dollars…Only in America.

thesunatmidnight2:

Say what ….more things that bought with my capitalist dollars…Only in America.

lightsandcamera:

Legendary Eritrean singer Tsehaytu Beraki.
Here is a bit about her and her work.

lightsandcamera:

Legendary Eritrean singer Tsehaytu Beraki.

Here is a bit about her and her work.

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malformalady:

Scarification Suri Tribe, Omo Valley, Ethiopia
Photo credit: Rod Waddington

malformalady:

Scarification Suri Tribe, Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Photo credit: Rod Waddington

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Don’t let your white friends get you in trouble
?
? African American Proverb: Black Parent Edition (via blackproverbs)

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allgoodevenwhenitfeelsstrange:

fuckyeahlavernecox:

Laverne Cox Refused To Play TV’s ‘Angry Black Woman’ Stereotype
"The "girl fight" storyline is great for reality TV soundbites, but Cox told Jones that in her case, the stakes were too high to take the bait. "During my elimination episode, when it came down to myself and another black woman, my mother — after watching — said, ‘Why didn’t you defend yourself?’ And I just didn’t want to give television the satisfaction of seeing two black women going at it. We see that so much’" she said."
READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

more reasons to celebrate Ms. Cox

allgoodevenwhenitfeelsstrange:

fuckyeahlavernecox:

Laverne Cox Refused To Play TV’s ‘Angry Black Woman’ Stereotype

"The "girl fight" storyline is great for reality TV soundbites, but Cox told Jones that in her case, the stakes were too high to take the bait. "During my elimination episode, when it came down to myself and another black woman, my mother — after watching — said, ‘Why didn’t you defend yourself?’ And I just didn’t want to give television the satisfaction of seeing two black women going at it. We see that so much’" she said."

READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

more reasons to celebrate Ms. Cox

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blackhistoryalbum:

superseventies:

Chaka Khan

Ain’t Nobody Does It Better

blackhistoryalbum:

superseventies:

Chaka Khan

Ain’t Nobody Does It Better

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