just a re-post.


Lupita Nyong’o Has Been Named People Magazine’s 2014 Most Beautiful Person

"Rape is one of the most terrible crimes on earth. And it happens every few minutes. The problem with groups who deal with rape is that they try to educate women about how to defend themselves. What really needs to be done is teaching men not to rape. Go to the source and start there."

- Kurt Cobain talking in November 1991 about the background behind the song ‘Polly’ (via mystiquel)

(Source: drive-my-rubber-soul, via mintahh)




Maori woman from Hawkes Bay district, 1890s - Samuel Carnell of Napier

the thing that makes me sad about old photos like these is that they can always remember the year it was taken and who took it but there’s never any names as to who the people in the photos are

I went to an indigenous feminism exhibition in Wellington 2 years ago and they explored the use of women in imagery and photography. One artist had found a post card with one of her tupuna on it with no name. She created an image using her face, it was blacked out and it was honestly one of the most powerful images I have ever seen. All that was visible was the top half of her body and her hair.