"And then to treat my nation like we don’t know how to fight. We, the Lakota, who are responsible [for being] the first nation to ever militarily defeat the United States of America on the field of battle, and "Lawrence of the Plains” has to teach us how to fight??”

Russel Means on Costner’s Dances With Wolves (1990)

From the fantastic, Native-produced documentary Reel Injun 

and it is on Netflix

Russel Means is wicked decent.

If you haven’t seen the documentary Reel Injun watch it.

(Source: strangeturnip, via thesoulwithin)



casual racism includes:

the way people trivialize black women so much to the point where fat black women are constantly the subject of gifs and nobody will admit that it’s because they enjoy the stereotype of the “big black ghetto woman” doing something like “ahh praise da lawd” or “ohh babe” or some shit like that 

the fact that this got no notes speaks volumes about how in denial you people are 

(via thesoulwithin)


Let me get this straight…

White bombshell celebrities gets nudies leaked and everybody vomits sympathy…

Plus-size, black singer WITH A CHILD gets nudies leaked and everyone is either *disgusted* by her body or extremely amused by it…



(via thesoulwithin)


Can y’all actually believe a man shot and killed someone and he isn’t in jail yet after nearly a month? Like really let that sink in. A man killed an 18 year old child and he is on paid leave from his job. Really think about that.

(via ohbrae)