Listen/purchase my new project: Lines to Stripes, Rhymes to Mics Vol. 3 by MC Brooks
First attempt at a Trap-like beat. This joint CRANKS
(Trayvon) was one of the few guys that never made fun of me, about the way I dressed, about the way I talked, about my hair, about my complexion… about my weight.
- Rachel Jeantel (via filthypolak)
and just like that, my heart shatters into a million pieces.
Complexity doesn’t make you dope, simplicity doesn’t make you wack.
In some ways it was easier for my generation. Racism was blatant and obvious. The “Whites Only” signs let us know clearly, what we were up against. Not much has changed, but the system of lies and tricknology is much more sophisticated. Today young people have to be highly informed and acutely analytical, or they will be swept up into a whirlpool of lies and deception.
Taken from her book “Assata: In Her Own Words” (page 31)