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foreignqueer:

This skinny girl is really trying to explain to me that skinny ppl are equal/have it worse when it comes to getting shit from society. Like bitch no. Have a seat. Just no.

(Source: sunplanet1, via mexicanest)

blastortoise-chan:

members of every race are anti-black lets be real. Being black is one of the hardest things you can do because you are constantly being shitted on from every angle.

Lets be real.

How many times have i had one of my mexican friends be like ‘omg i hate when my hair gets all nappy, it looks like an afro!!’

Like

Lets be real.

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Me: i'm over my crush
Crush: hey
Me: nvm

acceber74:

lordbape:

by “do blue ivy’s hair” you people mean “make it so that it’s not an afro” …make the curls looser, straighten it, pull it out of her face so you can’t see the curl pattern and texture— “make me not see her afro textured hair” simply. it’s clear.

Exactly. 

(via our-arielh-love)

Ya'll be like: I love black girls......with european features
Ya'll be like: Black girls with afros are amazing...as long as they got light skin.
Ya'll be like: Black girls are beautiful...but just the ones who are white passin' or as racially ambiguous as possible.
Ya'll be like: Natural hair is the best hair...as long as the curls are really really loose.

sadangrylatina:

chillona:

duckindolans:

rachelstewartjewelry:

BETTY BOOP - Origin

Ms. ESTHER JONES, known by her stage name, “Baby Esther,” was an ” African-American singer and entertainer of the late 1920s. She performed regularly at the (The Cotton Club) in Harlem. 

Singer Helen Kane saw her act in 1928 and (COPIED or stole ). Ms Jones’ ‘baby’ Singing Style! > for a recording of “I Wanna Be Loved By You.” 

Ms. Jones’ singing style went on to become the inspiration for (( Max Fleischer )) cartoon character’s Voice and SINGING style of BETTY BOOP, was YES a Black Woman. 

Her singing trademark Was.. “boop oop a doop “.. In a baby voice at the cotton club in Harlem. - 
Esther Jones who’s stage name was “Baby Esther” was a popular entertainer at Harlem’s Cotton Club in the late 1920s. Baby Esther interpolated words such as ‘Boo-Boo-Boo’ & ‘Doo-Doo-Doo’ in songs at a cabaret. 
Helen Kane SAW Baby’s act in 1928 and (stole) Used it in her hit song I Wanna Be Loved By You.

An early test sound film was also discovered, which featured Baby Esther performing in this style, disproving Kane’s claims. Baby Esther’s manager also testified that Helen Kane had saw Baby Esther’s cabaret act in 1928. 

Supreme Court Judge Edward J. McGoldrick ruled: “The plaintiff has failed to sustain either cause of action by proof of sufficient probative force”. In his opinion, the “baby” technique of singing did not originate with Kane.

$250,000 infringement lawsuit

Esther’s manager also testified that , Helen Kane & her manager , saw Baby’s act somewhere between 1928-1929.
Scholar Robert G.O’ Meally said, Betty Boop The WHITE CARTOON herself had, as it were, a BLACK grandmother in her backround.

Baby Esther was presumed dead by 1934, just when the lawsuit had ended.

@Learn your History or they will Hide it from you.
@BLACK-American MUSIC and DANCE Styles. - Influential WorldWide “

don’t forget that Betty Boop was a major influence in Osamu Tezuka’s work. Tezuka is considered one of the fathers of modern anime with the “big doe eyes” style so to some extent all anime girls nowadays owe part of their legacy to this lady!

…😦 I LEARN SOMETHING NEW EVERYDAY OMFG

why am i not surprised? white ppl stealing from black ppl has been going on since forever. 

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