"I’ve had men ask me to fold in on myself and fashion myself into something less challenging, demanding that I “submit” so that they might feel more dominant and in control, and I f*cking refuse. The church taught me that my depression was my own fault, and that my anxiety was an evil spirit to be prayed away"
"Suicide is a weakness?" "They're being selfish?"
Suicide is an epidemic and we must stop blaming the people going through this
Mental health advocate Jasmin Pierre shares her thoughts - A Fight Worth Finishing
New York pop duo and AFROPUNK alums LION BABE—made up of Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman’s—elicit the help of rapper Moe Moks to serve a reminder that "we lit" in the extravagantly costumed video for the first single from their forthcoming EP.
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"My auntie looked incredulous. 'But why would you want to tan?' she asked. 'Tanning is for white people. It makes them more beautiful. But on us, tanning is ugly. It makes us look more Black'. I don’t think my aunt realised the impact those words would have on me." RaceBaitR