I’m just hanging on while this whole world keeps spinning.
And it’s good to know it’s out if my control.
If there’s one thing that I’ve learned from all this livin’, it’s that it wouldn’t change a thing if I let go.
Privilege is blinder to what we experience culturally.
Jeff Johnson - GWU’s 2013 Black History Celebration Opening Ceremony.
This quote, as short and simple as it is, really explains a great deal about my motivation for starting and continuing the blog. As students at a prestigious university - GWU - I do feel that privilege has overshadowed our abilities to feel affected and to feel obliged to address the cultural issues that we face everyday.(via theblackcollegian)
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
The best journeys answer questions that, in the beginning, you didn’t even think to ask