Racialicious

Racialicious is a blog about the intersection of race and pop culture. Check out our updates on the latest celebrity gaffes, our no-holds-barred critique of questionable media representations. If you've been on the blog, you know how this Tumblr works, too. Including the moderation policy.
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one-offs-from-slb79:

femininefreak:

Gloria Steinem and Dorothy Pitman-Hughes, 1972 and 2014

Both by Dan Bagan

Oooh! 💜💜💜

It is the representation of black lesbian lives, not simply its analysis and deconstruction that has the most immediate, broad-based and long-lasting cultural and historical impact. Only by telling our stories in the most specific, imagistic, and imaginative narratives do the lives of black lesbians take on long-term literary and political significance.
Jewelle Gomez “But Some of Us Are Brave Lesbians: The Absence of Black Lesbian Fiction”  (via fuckyeahlgbtqblackpeople)

(via fuckyeahlgbtqblackpeople)

brickprotege:

RAISE has just launched the RAISE SCHOLARSHIP 2015 for pan-Asian undocumented immigrants in the US. Please share this if you can, it is an invaluable resource. 

For more information, or to download the scholarship application, visit their website here

(via 18mr)

latinorebels:

A few months ago, we reminded the Internet (specifically English-language media outlets) to #RespectTheÑ. The point is simple: a letter that might look weird to non-Spanish speakers, is actually pretty common to those who know Spanish. Yet, when you get the AP to tweet out…

progressiveresistance:

tumblinwithhotties:

Boy Culture (US, 2006) - Darryl Stephens

Preach. It. BROTHER!!!

(via harlemsnaturalesq)

badass-bharat-deafmuslim-artista:

badass-bharat-deafmuslim-artista:

my film, DEAF BROWN GURL is finally here! After one year in the making, it’s here for public viewing. ENGLISH & SPANISH subtitles are available for your watching. My film shows the diversity of Indian society (in Patna) and I wanted to show a variety of Indian groups (Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists), including Deaf Indians (and myself as a Deaf Indian).

"Deaf Brown Gurl" ("La Morena Sorda") a film written, directed, shot, performed, and edited by Sabina England.

-Voice Over & Sound Design by Micropixie.
-Music by Om/Off (Paco Seren and Pablo Alvarez)
-V.O Recording by Elliott Peltzman.

Filmed in India (Old Delhi, India and Patna, Bihar, India)

Sabina England
http://www.sabinaengland.com/ (Website)
https://www.facebook.com/sabinaengland (Facebook)
https://twitter.com/sabinaengland (Twitter)

Micropixie
http://www.micropixie.com/ (Website)
https://www.facebook.com/Micropixie (Facebook)
https://twitter.com/micropixie (Twitter)

Om/Off (from Spain/desde España)
http://inidicia.wix.com/omoff (Website)
https://www.facebook.com/omoff (Facebook)
https://twitter.com/pacoseren (Twitter)

please check out my works and subscribe to my youtube channel. thank you.

(via poc-creators)

tyndalecode:

1. Having Aquaman’s Mera played by a WOC

2. Having Black Manta as the main villain in Aquaman and cast as a Black actor.

3. John Stewart as Green Lantern (or Kyle, tbh, but I think Kyle is more of a TV show GL)

4. Fatality showing up in that movie because John Stewart (or Kyle) is Green…

midnight-sun-rising:

hbcreative:

#FERGUSON

     I won’t soon forget the events that took place in #ferguson…will you?

This is amazing.

(via solaceames)