Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

except as punishment for a crime.

Think about who’s in jail and why. 

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and that “crime” could be anything they felt like charging you with

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This was how the myth of Black criminality started, for the record. After the abolition of slavery, a lot of states made laws targeting Black people specifically, and then put them on chain gangs to get free labor from them.

Oh, and the US is still disproportionately incarcerating Black people and private prisons are making huge amounts off them.

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This is one of those pieces of information I wish had like 200 million notes on tumblr.

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meanwhile the dea teamed up with the cca

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Yeah, I believe that black people are twice as likely to be arrested and convicted for committing the same crimes as a white person. Draw your own conclusions.

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Reblogging this because everytime in real life I’ve said Slavery didn’t really end I’ve been dismissed as crazy.

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I’ll reblog this every time it comes up on my dash. People need to know!

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hiddlestinism:

vivalaglamourpuss:

an important factual presentation by me

All the facts.

Actually, since Cleopatra’s ancestors are from Ptolemy I, who was from Macedonia, a country north of Greece, her skin would be more white than black, since her family did the whole incest thing there would be little room for miscegenation. Everyone else who ruled and lived in Egypt before the Ptolemies were black or had olive skin though.
Your argument was correct, you just used the wrong person as evidence for it, that’s all.

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If you stick a knife nine inches into my back and pull it out three inches, that is not progress. Even if you pull it all the way out, that is not progress. Progress is healing the wound that the blow made. And they haven’t even pulled the knife out much less heal the wound. They won’t even admit the knife is there. -Malcolm X

If you stick a knife nine inches into my back and pull it out three inches, that is not progress. Even if you pull it all the way out, that is not progress. Progress is healing the wound that the blow made. And they haven’t even pulled the knife out much less heal the wound. They won’t even admit the knife is there. -Malcolm X

Monday, September 22, 2014
George Carlin was nothing short of a genius

George Carlin was nothing short of a genius

Friday, September 19, 2014
toe to toe with anybody for my family imma protect this house by all means

toe to toe with anybody for my family imma protect this house by all means

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
fuckyeahfeminists:

welp.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

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dalandofmilkandhoney:

Ibella Peschardt

aw man…

dalandofmilkandhoney:

Ibella Peschardt

aw man…

robregal:

Where is the chill?

robregal:

Where is the chill?

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