if he’d said that about white women they’d call him a racist
black women are not treated te same way white women are. that’s why.”Black women and girls are born into and raised within an anti-Black racist world that repeatedly tells them that they’re “ugly”, their hair is never satisfactory or beautiful, they’re “too dark”, they should aspire to emulate Eurocentric beauty standards— ie: colorism, they’re denied for the most part positive portrayals in the media, entertainment and fashion industries, they’re forced to endure racism from white men *and* white women and [racialized, colorist] misogyny from Black men and other PoC, they are dehumanized, hyper-sexualized and simultaneously de-sexualized…”
Can’t believe my gif is still getting re-blogged! Need to put it on my page again ‘cause the message is much needed.
"Art exists because life is not enough."-Ferreira Gullar (via gebeine)
VSFS 13/14 Rehearsals
Adriana in the last gif… you know she about to kill it
MAISON MARTIN MARGIELA FW 2009
"I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day."-Vincent Van Gogh (via rasluka17)
If you don’t understand why so many people find someone attractive, that’s fine. But you can keep that shit to yourself. Everyone sees what they wanna see in people. The ugliest mofo to you may be the most beautiful person in the world to someone else.
Why are people always so caught up on what other people find attractive?
Jessica Chastain in “Work of Art” photographed by Annie Leibovitz for Vogue USA December 2013Frederic Leighton’s Flaming June, Henri Matisse’s Odalisque with Red Culottes, Félix Vallotton’s Le Retour, Anders Zorn’s Frances Folsom Cleveland, Gustav Klimt’s Ria Munk, Vincent van Gogh’s La Mousmé, René Magritte’s La Robe du Soir, Julia Margaret Cameron’s photography.
Lady Gaga in her dressing room #1
"The biggest coward is a man who awakens a woman’s love with no intention of loving her."-Bob Marley (via flirtualreality)