Venus Sings by Reza Rites


October 2013


by yeimyb

Love this.



#basically. this should help dispel lingering myths about respectability politics. #CantWin

Please remind me how hard work, pulling up your pants, following the law and saving money will keep Black men, and Black people in general safe? Remind me of how the politics of respectability works. Try.


Hungry Bears at Busy Intersections
by Dakota Castro

We talk in the middle of streets and at busy intersections.

It’s as if we are both convinced
That standing in public places
Somehow blocks out the ravenous looks we throw at each other.

The kind where each of us looks at the other
As though…

The Classified Files of Dakota Castro: Hungry Bears at Busy Intersections

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