I love this man. Sedat Pakay, who gave us this wonderful photographic archive of Baldwin in İstanbul, sadly passed today: http://sedatpakay.com/photographs/
Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced ~James Baldwin
“The role of the artist is exactly the same as the role of lover. If I love you, I have to make you conscious of the things you don’t see.” –James Baldwin
James Baldwin-- not what he intended, but very much applies to my childhood abuse
James BALDWIN: These are all our children. We will profit by, or pay for, whatever they become. Exactly...we must educate them. Hope for the future. It begins with our children.
~ James Baldwin. Ask the harmed clients of mental health.
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Amy Diane Hart, Quad Cities. Pansexual. Social Anarchism. Single Mother. Autistic. ADD. INTP. IWW. Technical Writer. Open Source. Fair Trade. Coffee. Science. Maths. Art. Poetry. Music. Comedy. Journaling. Fandom. Comic Books.
"Anyone who has struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor." - James Baldwin #quotes
Shocked? Horrified? Grief-stricken? Determined? Yes, Boston residents who voiced those feelings passed through the media filters and were interviewed on camera. But angry? Deeply angry at what happened at the Marathon and ready to give vent to...