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sloane. adjunct instructor of american history. curator at heart. trying to make sense of all things.

Race is constant. You’re tired of hearing about it? Imagine how fucking exhausting it is living it.
- Jon Stewart addressing Fox News’s (white) correspondents whining about hearing about race issues in the United States (via recklessinsanity)

(Source: wryan, via bookoisseur)


Khaled Hosseini
In this country American means white. Everybody else has to hyphenate.
- Toni Morrison  (via yesdarlingido)

(Source: howardtuniverse, via killjoyfeminist)


Hank Aaron.



so you’re telling me there’s an alien who regenerates into a completely random form, that he cannot control or determine himself, and who understandably could take millions of different appearances, but who all 13 times just turned into a different skinny white guy


(via scullysummers)


Amelia Earhart before her first transatlantic flight in 1928 -
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