Mecca, 23, (U.S east coast). Welcome to my personal blog! I post things related to anthropology, film, Afros, bass,philosophy,grunge, peace studies, culture, music, nature,space, science and all things humans do that I think are awesome on this here planet earth!
Paul F. Tompkins, succinctly explaining why you call people what they want to be called, whether it’s “little people” or “transgender” or “chairperson” or “Bob”. It’s not about being politically correct and it’s not about you. It’s about basic decency and respect.
It’s depressing seeing how many people give up on their dreams at a young age because they’re told to “be realistic”.
A phrase used to describe a unit of measurement amongst African American communities at lunch or dinner. Usually covered with aluminum foil often seen at barbecues, fish fries, and family functions (see: reunion)
e.g. “Go head and fix you a plate before you go.” (via blackproverbs)