Tazology
Tasnima|Fifteen|London
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somepalestiniankid:

Toronto World Pride, 2014
Do not chase people. Be you and do your own thing and work hard. The right people who belong in your life will come to you, and stay.
- Wu Tang Clan (one of my favorite quotes ever)

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You won’t allow me to go to school.
I won’t become a doctor.
Remember this:
One day you will be sick.
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Poem written by an 11 year old Afghan girl 

This poem was recorded in a NYT magazine article about female underground poetry groups in Afghanistan. An amazing article about the ways in which women are using a traditional two line poetry form to express their resistance to male oppression, their feelings about love (considered blasphemous).

 Here’s the link

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note-a-bear:

boo-meister:

note-a-bear:

Can this be my life, tho?

Who’s driving the car?

The Spirit of Jazz and the Knowledge of Impending Racism
l0velylions:

""But you guys! People in Israel are also scared like they have to stay in bomb shelters!!11!!!1!"" And People in Palestine have no bomb shelters. They have no protection whatsoever.


America was built on two monumental crimes: the genocide of the Native American and the enslavement of the African American. The tendency of official America is to memorialize other peoples’ crimes and to forget its own - to seek a high moral ground as a pretext to ignore real issues.
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Mahmood Mamdani

I have never seen such perfect sentences.

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