dykeprivilege:

policymic:

Courageous women speak out against corrective rape

Grace Brown has photographed hundreds of survivors and received submissions from thousands more since starting Project Unbreakable in October 2011. Her images document the threatening, demeaning and downright misguided comments that sexual abusers use to torment and subdue their victims.

Some pictures capture a particularly haunting aspect of sexual victimization: so-called “corrective rape,” a hate crime used against LGBT people as punishment or in the belief that forcing them to have heterosexual sex will “cure” them of their homosexuality.

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Corrective rape happens in every country we need to stop acting as if it’s restricted to countries that fit into the narrative of ‘backwards’ countries.

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misterdelfuego:

blkitalian:

soulbrotherv2:

All lost in a book.  Another image that will never make it into the mainstream media.

always reblog


All the babies reading on the DC Metro. Warms my heart.

misterdelfuego:

blkitalian:

soulbrotherv2:

All lost in a book.  Another image that will never make it into the mainstream media.

always reblog

All the babies reading on the DC Metro.
Warms my heart.

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nowyoukno:

Now You Know more Black History Facts. (Source)

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itgetsbetterproject:

It gets better when we allow our children to make their own decisions of what toys they want to play with.
www.itgetsbetter.org/arzola2

itgetsbetterproject:

It gets better when we allow our children to make their own decisions of what toys they want to play with.

www.itgetsbetter.org/arzola2

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alicexz:

Five hundred pounds of cotton! Day in, day out!

alicexz:

Five hundred pounds of cotton! Day in, day out!

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afrocentricnature:

blackproverbs:


 

Absolutely perfect.

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who-da-hell-iz-dat:

Shabby Sista

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