Revolutionary Hope: A Conversation Between James Baldwin and Audre Lorde

mocada-museum:

baldwin-lorde

JB: One of the dangers of being a Black American is being schizophrenic, and I mean ‘schizophrenic’ in the most literal sense. To be a Black American is in some ways to be born with the desire to be white. It’s a part of the price you pay for being born here, and it affects every Black…

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sick in my bed and missing you today.

bahhumpug:

Puggy had a little lamb, little lamb, little lamb

bahhumpug:

Puggy had a little lamb, little lamb, little lamb

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Tips on Making Me Fall Head Over Heels for You:

1) Own an animal. Preferably not a rat, mouse, fish, or reptile. Bonus points if it looks like either of my dogs, but hopefully it looks more like Dandi than Mooch. 

2) Interact with said animal in my presence.

3) Googley eyes ensue. 

12:14pm
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ourpresidents:

Did you know Kurt Vonnegut offered to volunteer on JFK’s presidential campaign? In this 1960 letter from Vonnegut to JFK, the author modestly states, “On occasion, I write pretty well.”  8/4/60.
-from the JFK Library

ourpresidents:

Did you know Kurt Vonnegut offered to volunteer on JFK’s presidential campaign? In this 1960 letter from Vonnegut to JFK, the author modestly states, “On occasion, I write pretty well.”  8/4/60.

-from the JFK Library

12:12pm
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chlorobium:

ummm #allston

chlorobium:

ummm #allston

suicideblonde:

Cry-Baby

suicideblonde:

Cry-Baby

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2:02am
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If I’d had children and had a girl, the first words I would have taught her would have been “fuck off” because we weren’t brought up ever to say that to anyone, were we? And it’s quite valuable to have the courage and the confidence to say, “No, fuck off, leave me alone, thank you very much.”
suicideblonde:

Frida Kahlo

suicideblonde:

Frida Kahlo

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12:33pm
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babylonfalling:

"The Movement, a San Francisco newspaper, reproduced this advertisement with the following comments: 1) aim for the tires; 2) roll a jellied gas bomb under the thing; 3) avoid it. It has to stay on the streets, you don’t. The XM706 in Vietnam isn’t winning the war for America. Batista’s armored trains didn’t stop Castro. When the American government has to resort to an obscenity like this, it’s getting desperate." — Guardian, 1967

babylonfalling:

"The Movement, a San Francisco newspaper, reproduced this advertisement with the following comments: 1) aim for the tires; 2) roll a jellied gas bomb under the thing; 3) avoid it. It has to stay on the streets, you don’t. The XM706 in Vietnam isn’t winning the war for America. Batista’s armored trains didn’t stop Castro. When the American government has to resort to an obscenity like this, it’s getting desperate." — Guardian, 1967