The Life of LaKalea

A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.
- Mohandas Gandhi

poeticapplebaum:

All I want is you & your time
Even if it’s just for an hour
I enjoy those times of ours
When we can just touch and talk
I enjoy your affection
Even if I can just lay with you
& we can just stare in the same direction…

(via black-culture)

snorlaxatives:

why the fuck does everyone in the purge movies want to kill people if crime was legal i’d find a way to erase my student debt and also probably steal a bunch of new clothes

(via jamila-martin)

5centsapound:

Hank Willis Thomas: History Doesn’t Laugh (2014, South Africa)

Conceptual artist Hank Willis Thomas uses photography to explore issues of identity, history, race, and class. For this series,  photo-derived sculptures have been cast in aluminum, silicone and bronze to reframe the original historical image by focusing on the impact of hand gestures. 

read an interview with the artist via okayafrica

1-2. Raise Up

3. Victory is Certain

4. History Doesn’t Laugh

5. Die Dompas Moet Brand ! (The Passbook must Burn!)

6. Peace and  Freedom

7. An injury to one is and an injury to all, 

8 - 9. A Luta Continua

(via black-culture)

Basically we are all looking for someone who knows who we are and will break it to us gently.

—Robert Brault (via larmoyante)

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