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annabellioncourt:

I never knew how true and realistic and non-exaggerated this episode was until I went to college.

(Source: thekrustyykrabb)

« Tupac died at 25. If Malcolm X died at 25 he would have been a street hustler named Detroit Red. If Martin Luther King died at 25 he would’ve been known as a local baptist preacher. And if I had died at 25 I would’ve been known as a struggling musician. Only a sliver of my life’s potential. »

- Quincy Jones (via uzowuru)

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jessehimself:

Race, Culture, and Poverty: The Path Forward
The point of writing isn’t just to son or be sonned—it’s to know more.
TA-NEHISI COATES
http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/04/race-culture-and-poverty-the-path-forward/360081/

jessehimself:

Race, Culture, and Poverty: The Path Forward

The point of writing isn’t just to son or be sonned—it’s to know more.