perfect pictures for an imperfect world
im glad this is exploding. it’s one of the most powerful things on my blog. make it known worldwide guys.
I’m not quite sure I understand the underwear one? >m> The rest are very moving.
The underwear one I believe is to bring awareness to eating disorders..notice how the pic she held was a fuller stomach and when she dropped it you can see her pelvic bones protruding through her skin
On the left is how ancient Egyptians depicted themselves and on the right is who has been casted for the next big movies about ancient Egypt. Egyptian Gods and Moses, yes batman is Moses and Tom Buchanan is Ramses. The phenomenon of whitewashing. Taking a historically black, or any other person or character of color and casting a white actor to play the part. People can say “oh it’s just movies and television who cares” but it’s quite important. When you erase the history of a people that have already been told they come from nothing other than slaves you erase their humanity their sense pride and purpose. Director of 12 years a slave Steve McQueen actually has asked his fellow directors why they didn’t cast black actors in their movies and most stood silent, while one said “I don’t want to get into that.” In the words of the great Paul mooney Hollywood could make a movie called the last n*gga on earth and cast Tom Hanks. #blackhistorymonth
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