It’s only been a week. I’m ahead in my classes. But I kinda already miss having lots of idle time on my hands. And day time television.
the connections between the african american big band era and the cuban orchestra era are not explored as fully as they should be either …how shit kept getting carried back and forth. or why funk and soul ended up so salsa influenced, and salsa, so jazz influenced.
the ways we have dialogued in the diaspora have been largely erased.
creates online petition to bring back rap snacks
*vigorously petitions to end nose contouring*
Netflix needs to stop playin and add Black movies section
this overt feminism phase Bey is giving us is a direct result of where the youth is rn
if there weren’t a million and one think pieces, if people weren’t making names for themselves on social media and beyond for their strong views I doubt she’d be doing all this
i’m sure she is and probably always has been a feminist but it’s profitable now and that’s the bottom line
Kanye changes the lyrics on his verse to “Mercy”, “Made In America Festival” 8/30/14 (via sleezyteez)
and they’re still dripping with misogynoir