— Paulo Coelho (via seulray)
3 Ways to Speak English.
Jamila Lyiscott is a “tri-tongued orator;” in her powerful spoken-word essay “Broken English,” she celebrates — and challenges — the three distinct flavors of English she speaks with her friends, in the classroom and with her parents. As she explores the complicated history and present-day identity that each language represents, she unpacks what it means to be “articulate.
Clip of 3LW as the group Blue Mascara on the show Taina
When you see a white kid talking back to their mom in public
When you see a black kid talking back to their mom in public
How can you kill someone and say that you “felt threatened by them” when you were the one with the gun that killed them?