*white guy voice* you’re black but you’re not like BLAAACK ya know??
Translation: You’re not the ghetto image society has convinced me is the only identity Black people have.
Speak on it.
"and you like white things. i’m blacker than you!"
weird how people think that social justice just came about recently and people only just now started caring about sexism or racism when in reality the internet has just become more accessible through the years so we have way more exposure to the thoughts and feelings of other humans than ever before that’s literally all that happened.
And now they can’t pretend like we’re just seeing things or making it all up.
This is not equal representation:
This is equal representation:
SAY IT AGAIN ONE MOE TIME
to avoid paying a construction fee, jack mubiru, a father of the skateboarding scene in uganda, fabricated a story about building a private enclosure for a pet crocodile. most local officials and neighborhood residents had never heard of skateboarding. yet six years later, the sport has spread from the skate park to the streets, attracting children as young as five and adult women.
photographer yann gross always takes his deck with him on his journeys. during one trip to eastern africa, yann encountered a group of skaters in kitintale, a suburb of kampala, who had built the first and only half pipe in uganda. he ended up spending several months with the skaters, becoming a full member of the group, documenting a unique skate culture that, given the area’s contingencies, has styles and tricks all its own.