Staying Grounded in a Frantic World

“When did loving yourself become so rare, that it’s revolutionary to do so?”
— (160/365)

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And the rest of us are not treated like human beings. Period.(x)

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“Black women have had to develop a larger vision of our society than perhaps any other group. They have had to understand white men, white women, and black men. And they have had to understand themselves. When black women win victories, it is a boost for virtually every segment of society.”

- Angela Davis, activist, author, educator

Happy 70th birthday to one of my favourite sheroes ever! 

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thehannahmumford:

mvgl:

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air 2x09 - “Cased Up” (November 11, 1991)

Ferguson 2014

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“In truth, love is everything. You can live without money. You cannot live without love…of someone or something. Everyone is forever trying to find love in some way. Everyone is trying to win something. Wanting some satisfaction.”
— Paul in J. California Cooper’s novel “In Search of Satisfaction.”  (via blackgirlsfresh)
Make 2014 the year you focus on good news.

Make 2014 the year you focus on good news.

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Write Despite Guest Blog

Check out why I write, my process, my obstacles, what I’ve learned along the way. I’ve finally learned to tell the truth. Check it out… http://writedespite.org/2013/08/19/author-angela-belcher-epps-telling-your-truth/comment-page-1/#comment-597

Grant writing to build capacity (by Angela Belcher-Epps) Don’t let funding cuts destroy yourcommunity and faith-based programs. Check out my background and tools to help you raise funds.

Ed Shultz Defends Teachers and Public Education (by AFTHQ)

In light of all the chaos about education cuts, reform, school choice, charter schools, etc. Ed Schultz gets to the bottom line.