“If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.” ― Zora Neale Hurston

silently accepting immoral behavior is acquiescence if not approval.kerry washington fuck you smile

“If you are silent about your pain,
they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it.”
― Zora Neale Hurston

as to race. the silent acceptance of racism tells racists and privileged people that there perception is valid.
what you ALLOW, is what continues

our community was trained during slavery and JimCrow –4a39468u - Group of Contrabands - Library of Congress - reduced size to keep our heads low and stay alive…

don’t make waves, don’t start trouble…  im black yall

dont we deserve respect, peace, safety, humanity, citizenship… just for breathing?

do we demand, require it?

patsey pinky tea

“Never be bullied into silence.
Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
Accept no one’s definition of your life;
define yourself.”
― Robert Frostobama mic drop

Author: pdeedixon

Woman. Mother. Lawyer. Black. RaceWoman. Womanist. Feminist. LBGTQQPIA ally. divorced

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