No respect for racists. No sympathy. No patience. No understanding. Nothing. They don’t get to deny entire groups of people their humanity and still expect to have their humanity respected.
Cautiously, I allowed myself to feel good at times. I found moments of peace in cheap rooms just staring at the knobs of some dresser or listening to the rain in the dark. The less I needed, the better I felt.Charles Bukowski, Let it Enfold You (via heavydrug)
Project: Underground Love
In this country, ‘American’ means white. Everybody else has to hyphenate.Toni Morrison (via raptivist)