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I was here before language was invented. I speak all tongues. Even - muted - yours. Credits to galile_art

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kaitsubasaurus: “ Traditional Maldivian. Photo by Shifaz Huthee “One did not simply put on a Dhivehi Libaas. It was a symbol. The outspoken celebration of a girl becoming a woman. To wear one was to...

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from Wallpaper*

'Another London' photography exhibition at Tate Britain, London

Commenting on his photography 4 the Black Panther Movement in the UK, photographer Neil Kenlock recalls “Pple were calling us all sorts of names in the streets & painting graffiti everywhere. In school, there was no black history...If you asked the teachers where black people came from, they would say: ‘Somewhere in Africa, up a tree,’ & that’s it. So w/ the Black Panther movement we had educational classes, public meeting & lectures."

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from the Guardian

Hidden histories: the first black people photographed in Britain – in pictures

black people in Victorian Britain - Eleanor Xiniwe, The African Choir. London Stereoscopic Company, 1891.

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MLK I'm sure is rolling over in his grave at the antics of obama and today's politics. He had a dream. We have a nightmare.

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from Getty Images

'We Shall Overcome' Gesture

Photo credit Narvikk Attitudes haven't changed as much as people like to pretend. Don't forget your past for it will be relevent to your future. https://shardsofcontemplation.wordpress.com/

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