Janelle Monáe Backstage at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Fesitval 2014
Photo by Pooneh Ghana
She just stared for the longest time.
OMG…I love this. This is important.
v important! representation matters more than words can express
but this picture about sums it up :)
Check out today’s super cute 50’s themed wedding on the @Blackbride blog, captured by @La_Photographie! http://ow.ly/zjEHL
Those brides maids dresses are everything!
I saw this gorgeous post and decided I’d try my hand at a “classic painting”.
- It was very hard to color match the hair, and my painting does not do it justice.
- This is my FIRST human I’ve painted. It took a while to get the hang of blending skin tones and such.
- I completely failed at recreating the face. They look nothing alike. raychillster is way cuter. :)
wow, this is so amazing. you’re a goddess, thank you!
i try to take self portraits that can one day be turned into classic paintings.
“How widespread are automatic prejudiced reactions to African Americans? Experiments have shown such reactions in varied contexts. For example, in clever experiments by Anthony Greenwald and his colleagues (2008, 2009), 9 in 10 white people took longer to identify pleasant…
The study found that people hesitated longer to shoot an armed white target (and they were more likely to accidentally not shoot). Participants were quicker and more accurate with black armed targets but there were more “false alarms” (shooting them when they were unarmed). These effects were present even though participants did not hold any explicit discriminatory views and wanted to treat all targets fairly
“These effects were present even though participants did not hold any explicit discriminatory views and wanted to treat all targets fairly”
You’ve got to be kidding me. That’s total bullshit. If you’re going to shoot an unarmed black person and then claim to not have discriminatory views …What a crock of shit.
Yeah, that’s the most contradictory statement… like, let’s be honest here.
I think they’re talking about explicit discrimination. It speaks to the implicit bias that is present. But maybe not *shrugs*
If this ain’t accurate I don’t know what is
Katt Williams: Dave Chappelle Is Funnier Than Me
Yooooooo this shit gets deep
Damn damn damn …
There is nothing Hollywood fears more than successful Black people.
Little Girls Are Better At Designing Superheroes Than You is a project where superheroes are drawn based on the costumes of young girls.
This submission is Dangerous Skywalker lili, with flashes
and drawn by the very talented Lilasoul!
THIS IS SO AWESOME!!!!
these two are the world to me. my man and my child. it gets no better.