repeat after me:
there are white people suffering in the world
but the white people who are suffering are not suffering because they are white
Ahh yes, the respectability politics of rap, never attacking the industry that owns the rappers they despise.
And lets not act like old school rappers that spoke to all the issues above exclusively.
Let’s also remember that 70% of the listeners of said rappers are white . Hence white owners using black bodies to preach their patriarchal values to white children .
Raven: I’m not African American, I’m American.
Black Twitter & Tumblr:
Pharrell must’ve been like:
Yall play entirely too much…
Cis people this is a post for trans people, notice the trans flag in the kid’s wings. Please please please keep this in mind when reblogging.
white people: *force their hair to be matted to form what they think are dreadlocks so they can feel ~one with nature~ and go through some bullshit spiritual hippie phase, probably appropriating other cultures too*
black people: *manage to have their hair lock with ease in order to keep their natural hair maintained but get criticized for it bc it’s seen as unprofessional and dirty*
2% FUCKING MILK