Things to be found in John Green books.
I always loved how in his books you could go from something really profound to something like “hump the moist cave wall” so I made a side-by-side of some of my favourites.
Why representation of POC is important, a three generation trillogy
A young black girl decided to not bleach her skin after seeing the success of Lupita Nyong’o.
Lupita Nyong’o was inspired to be an actress after seeing Oprah Winfrey and Whoopi Goldberg in The Color Purple.
Whoopi Goldberg realized she could BE an actress after seeing Nichelle Nichols in Star Trek
Watch: The deeply moving Lupita Nyong’o speech you didn’t see
Only a couple of days prior to the Oscars, Nyong’o took home the Essence magazine Black Woman in Hollywood Breakthrough Award to far less pomp and circumstance. In front of a much smaller audience at the Beverly Hills Hotel, a nervous Nyong’o a spoke about a controversial topic rarely discussed in Hollywood.
Watch the full video
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“Nobody has the right to turn out and tell me that I can’t wear a certain outfit, that I can’t go out to a certain place because I would be safer, or because a man looks at me…”
I love Priyanka Chopra.
I don’t understand why so many people respond “yes” to this question. If a man drops his wallet in front of me, does that give me the right to steal it? It’s such a simple concept, yet so many seem incapable of grasping it.
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i want to be friends with so many people but i hate starting conversations because im as awkward as a carrot and no one replies to me and then they all bitch about me and say that i push people away or that i’m a cold bitch
The great thing about music is it did not save your life
It gave you the strength and will power to save your own life
That’s the beauty of music
This is probably the most important thing I have read in the last 3 years of my life, thank you to whoever posted this.
Neptune taken by NASA
who THE FUCK let NASA take Neptune
Free Neptune 2014
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This sums up my relationship with most people I know.
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