racist family sayings, v. 2k14
"the coloreds, the black people, ruined it"
"some black guy, so i thought he was juicy j"
"malcolm x? ‘that’s racist!’"“it’s in her blood though, you know? the spicy food cus her dad!”
i have a special folder for photos of small dogs snoozing on large sleeping places
in small ways i feel as if i am finally learning how to take care of myself.
not like, this-fourth-cocktail-means-self-care way, but actually taking care of myself.
getting out of bed to be productive instead of feeling bad. starting therapy. cooking nice meals for myself. not drinking for a night.
steps, even if they’re small. remembering that no one taught me how to do these things and that they are huge for me to learn on my own.
This is important ya’ll need to reblog it
Forty-six million white adults today can trace the origins of their family wealth to the Homestead Act of 1862. This bill gave away valuable acres of land for free to white families, but expressly precluded participation by Blacks.
"how do I have privilege?"