for a future love
queergiftedblack: for a future love who will love my body whole understand its complexities as a politicized entity who will not bind it to slavery or colonized ideas of conquest and pillaged spoils because there has already been a war waged across my flesh for a future love who i can trust will know the parts to stroke the parts to rip open the places to suture and the wisdom to bow...
Queer, Gifted & Black: Transformation →
*snap, snap* “But you don’t have anything to worry about, Angry White People. We’re right about the white privilege, the whiteness of society, the racism, the interracial racism, the colorism as a subset of racism—we’re right about these things, and you’re angry because you think it’s your fault. It’s not your fault, but by continuing to allow yourselves to remain ignorant of these truths,...
1st Wellness Day of 2012
1st Wellness Day of 2012: Thursday, February 23rd from 6:00pm-9:00pm Searching for accessible healthcare? Come to the 3rd Space Healing Wellness Day! It’s the first Wellness Day of 2012! The next one is in Manhattan on Thursday, February 23rd from 6:00-9:00pm. You can schedule an appointment or just walk in! Walk in’s are not guaranteed to be seen, so if you can, schedule an...
In every woman there is a Queen. Speak to the Queen and the Queen will answer.– Norwegian Proverb (via coltranejones)
newmodelminority: newmodelminority: Quirky Black Girls: Anthology for Weird, Quirky, Awkward, Awesom Black Girls quirkyblackgirls: Concrete Orchid Media is seeking story submissions for an upcoming anthology about growing up as a black girl who never quite fit in. All women with a knack for expressing themselves using words, photography, or illustration are invited to share their personal...
[I]t is illegal for women to go topless in most cities, yet you can buy a...– Violet Rose (via osram-akoma)
And don’t give me that, “Oh we reached out to communities of color but they...– From “…On Taking Up Space” by witchymorgan on the Bklyn Boihood blog I also love the paragraph after this one but it’s a short article and I’ve included links. This could be a good resource to send people if they don’t get why POC often don’t fell comfortable in many queer/trans* spaces. (via...
Anonymous asked: Do you know of any scholarships in NY for LGBT people of color?
Social entrepreneurship is the work of social entrepreneurs. A social...– [wiki]