That Name You Can't Pronounce

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mysoulhasgrowndeep-liketherivers:

According to Google this is indeed John Hanson, a man who wanted to relocate Black Americans to Liberia, this picture was taken in about 1860 but 30 years after commercial photography was introduced. The first president of the continental congress was some unimportant white man also named John Hanson.

mysoulhasgrowndeep-liketherivers:

According to Google this is indeed John Hanson, a man who wanted to relocate Black Americans to Liberia, this picture was taken in about 1860 but 30 years after commercial photography was introduced. The first president of the continental congress was some unimportant white man also named John Hanson.

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myromanticmusings:

breakingnews:

Detroit man sentenced to 17 years in Renisha McBride case
Michigan Live: Theodore Wafer, who was found guilty of second-degree murder for the porch-killing of 19-year-old Renisha McBride of Detroit, has been sentenced to 17 years in prison.
Photo via NBCNews.com

FINALLY SOMEONE TOOK INTO CONSIDERATION THAT BLACK LIFE MATTERS

myromanticmusings:

breakingnews:

Detroit man sentenced to 17 years in Renisha McBride case

Michigan Live: Theodore Wafer, who was found guilty of second-degree murder for the porch-killing of 19-year-old Renisha McBride of Detroit, has been sentenced to 17 years in prison.

Photo via NBCNews.com

FINALLY SOMEONE TOOK INTO CONSIDERATION THAT BLACK LIFE MATTERS

(via black-culture)