Don’t take anything personally. Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions of others, you won’t be the victim of needless suffering.
Don Miguel Ruiz. The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom (via scelested)

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byrongraffiti:

Life lessons that get overpowered by the media as an angry rant.

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lovelifelaurennn:

invisiblelad:

blackinasia:

Source: Truths You Won’t Believe

Debunking more lies and racist misinformation about black men. Stop the ignorance and start to question why these myths exist in the first place, if not to demonize black men and promote the image of us as inherently criminal and violent and incapable of being educated. 

Thank you.

WHY.

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teachingliteracy:

eternallybeautifullyblack:
The impulse to dream was slowly beaten out of me by experience. Now it surged up again and I hungered for books, new ways of looking and seeing. — Richard Wright  [quote source]

teachingliteracy:

eternallybeautifullyblack:

The impulse to dream was slowly beaten out of me by experience. Now it surged up again and I hungered for books, new ways of looking and seeing. — Richard Wright  [quote source]


blackgirljellylove:

Erykah Badu

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floppyhump:

invocationwithin:

loosetoon:

Early 70’s behind the scenes of Sesame Street with the Muppets.

THIS IS THE BEST PHOTO SET I HAVE EVER ENCOUNTERED. 

Love!

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sirrealphoto:

Trapped in MindPhotography: Dexter R. Jones© All Rights Reserved
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sirrealphoto:

Trapped in Mind
Photography: Dexter R. Jones
© All Rights Reserved

Instagram: sirdexrjones

::PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE CREDITS::