The Oddest Curl

a quirky girl with kinky hair not the other way around

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micdotcom:

15 questions white people will never have to ask themselves

Many white people may never truly understand why incidents like the Michael Brown shooting infuriate blacks and other people of color — even when it’s clear that race plays a large, looming role in how the situation snowballed to the 18-year-old’s death.

This is in part because white people can move through daily life without constantly thinking about how their race will be perceived. Part of having white privilege is the freedom from worrying about racism, a freedom their black counterparts have never known. But it gives black people a unique yet challenging perspective by which they navigate the world. 

African-American scholar W.E.B. DuBois called this “double consciousness,” Follow micdotcom

What’s interesting is I have experienced instances of being followed. But having also gone into a store and then a person lighter than me has entered and they get acknowledged but not me.

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blueklectic:

I NEED to go to Afropunk sooo bad. I feel like those are my people. Those are the kind of people I need to be surrounded by every day.

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global-fashions:

GQ Magazine Launches Thailand Edition with a cover FULL of Thai celebrities!

Hugo Julajak Jakrapong (Pop-rock singer), Joey Boy (Hip-hop singer), Ken Theeradej Wongpuapan (Actor), Tong Banjong Pisanthanakun (Director), Ray MacDonald (Actor), Tor Thanapob Leeratanakajorn (Teen-idol, Actor), Nirut Sirijanya (Legendary actor), & Sarawut Hengsawad Roundfinger (Author, Writer)

photos by Nat Prakobsantisuk

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Hells yes.

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I really want to go to an all white party I’ve never been to one.  And what I mean by that is a party where you wear all white not one where it is all white people.  Since summer is coming to an end will have to do that next year.

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