A Black Boy's Blog

ourblackproject:

Brothers in Brown #menstyle

(via whatkeithsays)

milesjai:

krishnathekumar:

Come play an adult, dirty version of “Never Have I Ever.” Find out who has sex on the first night, who gives head in the car, and who cums on people’s faces. It gets rough. How many times did YOU clap?

….none.

(via krishnathekumar)

ultrafacts:

Source If you aren’t following Ultrafacts WHY

Omg! My whole life is a lie

ultrafacts:

Source If you aren’t following Ultrafacts WHY

Omg! My whole life is a lie

ahmdrajabi:

A Jewish woman and a Palestinian woman protesting together in 1973, 1992, and 2001.

ahmdrajabi:

A Jewish woman and a Palestinian woman protesting together in 1973, 1992, and 2001.

(via nuclearjaeger)

kingvalues:

me when people come at me with drama

kingvalues:

me when people come at me with drama

(via jordunlove)

teamrocketing:

*tries to act cool by not texting back right away but forgets and never texts back*

(via dulect)

Chooch, I feel I'm horribly uneducated on the Israel/Palestine situation. :( I mean, I understand the basic conflict, but I know there's much more to the issue and I have no idea where to start looking. Are there any links/articles/videos on the topic that you've found particularly accurate or informative? Zayn's tweet definitely makes me want to learn more on this issue.

Anonymous

goodladnicelittlebody:

Here is one of the biggest benefits to having zayn tweet this; uninformed people decide to figure out what’s going on. Unfortunately, I’m not the best person to talk to about this, but I’ll try my best. I also know that twerk-it-larry is pretty informed on the situation and has faced it first hand.

So, Zayn Malik tweeted this today:

image

Some history:

image

Until1946, Palestinians lived all over the country, some Jewish people did too, and they actually lived pretty peacefully.

After WW2, the British, finding that Jews felt unsafe in Europe, decided to establish Israel as their state. Over a million fled to Israel from 1948-1970.

Here’s some more history.

Here’s a video.

Here’s a post about some of the ways Palestinians are discriminated against.

Here’s whats happening now:

The current escalation was caused when 3 Israeli teenagers were kidnapped while they were found on Palestinian land. Israeli government was quick to blame Hamas, the people in power in Palestine, they later admitted that that it was a lone act, in other words, Hamas wasn’t involved. In other words, you could make the argument that Israel blamed Hamas in order to justify the planned attack.

Further, the Israeli government was well aware the teens were dead, but acted as if they didn’t:

Yet for the next two weeks authorities put on a phony rescue effort, instituted a gag order to prevent the public from knowing the truth and rallied the Jewish domestic and diaspora populations in anticipation of their move against Hamas.

Sad.

The death toll is approaching 1,000, most of them women and children. That because Israel consistently target, hospitals, and UN shelters

image

image

Israel: 42.

"Israel has the right to defend itself?"

In a nutshell, the conflict is about two peoples, living in peace. One side does something, and the other reacts.

I’m not saying Palestine is innocent in all of this, but they are definitely the disenfranchised population. According to Human Rights Watch:

World Report 2014.

Israeli forces killed more Palestinian civilians in the West Bank and demolished more Palestinian homes than in 2012. Israel continued to build settlements in the West Bank, violating international law. Palestinian security forces in both the West Bank and Gaza enjoyed virtual impunity from criminal prosecution despite credible allegations of torture. In Gaza, Israel and Egypt impeded rebuilding of the devastated economy by blocking virtually all exports. Israeli and Palestinian security services in the West Bank and Gaza arrested people arbitrarily and unlawfully restricted people from protesting.

Oh and:

image

I have general knowledge of what’s going on, so here are some more links to explore and stay updated:

Haaretz 

PressTV

James Gelvin

Noam Chomsky

Jewish Voices for Peace

*Note: this is really general, I hope its informative, but please don’t let this post be your sole source. Please do your own research, come to your own conclusion.

doctorpotterlock:

I came on this website for harry potter I did not expect to emerge as a multifandom feminist with a different sexuality

(via howtobeterrell)

howtobeterrell:

blackberryshawty:

anothercleverjedimindtrick:

blackberryshawty:

20daysofjune:

Bananas are the nastiest fucking fruit in existence.

Square up

Naw, it has to be cherries or strawberries

You can catch these hands too

Mangoes and pineapple are death on a stick

Woah there buddy. All those fruits are my faves… Now papaya on the other hand

"When my absence doesn’t alter your life, then my presence has no meaning in it"

- Uknown (via exoticwild)

(via jordunlove)