It's Because I'm Young

I'm a firm believer in Individuality don't let the masses dictate your viewpoints approach life with an open mind and heart, Also I do not own any of these pictures unless I say i do, Feel Free to ask questions,post opinions in my Ask Box, Ignorance can only be killed with an Open Mind

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Civil Rights chess set by Lisa Mathews

"Radical" side of board: Huey P Newton, Al Sharpton, Angela Davis, Malcolm X, Louis Farrakhan, Bobby Seal[e], W.E.B DuBois, Lena Horne, James Brown, Harriet Tubman, Cornel West, Stokley Carmichael, Muhammad Ali and Marcus Garvey.

"Nonviolence" side of board: Andrew Young, Jesse Jackson, Dr Martin Luther King Jr, Coretta Scott-King, Ralph Abernathy, John Lewis, Frederick Douglas, Willie Mays, Thurgood Marshall, Medgar Evers, Rosa Parks, Joseph Lowery, Maya Angelou and Booker T Washington.

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Youths are passed through schools that don’t teach, then forced to search for jobs that don’t exist and finally left stranded in the street to stare at the glamorous lives advertised around them.

Huey P. Newton (via fourteendrawings)

Johnny and Gary Clark Jr - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (April 18, Nokia Theatre, L.A.)

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Emmanual Afolabi: The Journey

New work by contributing photographer Emmanuel Afolabi for yagazieemezi.com

"I caught up with Eli Fola, Nigerian born saxophonist and lead singer of NYC’s based world music band known as Dahka Band,  a multi-cultural world band with members  from Algeria, Turkey, Ecuador, and The Philippines. Eli Fola was introduced to music at the age of 9, heavily influenced by the church his parents were a part of in Nigeria. It was there that he joined the choir and there he started learning to play different musical instruments like African drums, congas, piano, and eventually settling with the saxophone."

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