This Is Dee

"Out of the huts of history's shame, I rise. Up from a past that's rooted in pain, I rise. I'm a black ocean, leaping and wide. Welling and swelling, I bear in the tide. Leaving behind nights of terror and fear. I rise. Into a daybreak that's wondrously clear. I rise. Bringing the gifts that my ancestors gave. I am the dream and the hope of the slave. I rise. I rise. I rise.
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blackaudacity:

Black movies don’t get the credit they deserve. Every Black person who sees this should reblog and add a Black movie they’ve seen and like. I charge you guys with naming at LEAST two Black movies you love, that fall in different categories.

Crooklyn and Belly

Pariah, The 1st Grader

In a small, remote mountain top primary school in the Kenyan bush, hundreds of children are jostling for a chance for the free education newly promised by the Kenyan government. One new applicant causes astonishment when he knocks on the door of the school. He is Maruge (Oliver Litondo), an old Mau Mau veteran in his eighties, who is desperate to learn to read at this late stage of his life. He fought for the liberation of his country and now feels he must have the chance of an education so long denied - even if it means sitting in a classroom alongside six-year-olds. Moved by his passionate plea, head teacher Jane Obinchu (Naomie Harris), supports his struggle to gain admission and together they face fierce opposition from parents and officials who don’t want to waste a precious school place on such an old man”

Brown Sugar…one of my favourite movies of all time! Of all time! Lol

Brown Sugar…one of my favourite movies of all time! Of all time! Lol


Coming To America. One of my favourite movies of all time! <3

Coming To America. One of my favourite movies of all time! <3


Poetic Justice &lt;3

Poetic Justice <3