Enemy of the sun, I will not compromise my principles and until the last pulse in my veins I shall resist!
Samih al Qasim (via lastuli)
Sybrina Fulton is the mother of Trayvon Martin and the founder of the Trayvon Martin Foundation. In a letter to the family of Ferguson teen Michael Brown written exclusively for TIME, Fulton reflects on what the families now share.
I wish I had a word of automatic comfort…
Before CNN, who just arrived, tries to skew these stories. These two men were saying “this are my tax dollars” pointing at the SWAT vehicles and police officers “This is what we go through everyday.” “This has been taken to another level” “We’re subject to this stuff on a regular basis” “Yall got gas masks on. Don’t cut it out. Show the people what’s real” “The media says we’re provoking this. We aint doin nothin” “Yall got fully automatic weapons on us. Aint nobody armed out here”.
I brush people off quick, you’re no different
it’s hard to deal with the unfortunate situation that even when certain people hit rock bottom, they still don’t want to evolve. some people will just never, ever change. and the even harder part is accepting that you are better off without them. you will probably miss them for fucking ever. and…
Enjoying the peace while it’s still around.