Black In the Day: Alicia Keys, Beyoncé, Ashanti, Zoe Saldana, Jurnee Smollett, Jada Pinkett, Halle Berry and Wendy Williams.
"How’s he God if he lets Lucifer let loose on us?/ That noose on us won’t loosen up, but loose enough to juice us up"
This picture captures a young woman in a civil rights school being trained in 1960. This picture depicts a training exercise designed to teach students to not react to the disrespectful and obnoxious behavior they would encounter during their demonstrations.
"No matter how attractive a person’s potential may be, you have to date their reality."
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"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."
Cartier Love bracelet
“Unlike traditional bracelets, which are either wide enough to slip them over the hand onto the wrist or can readily be opened in order to put them on, the Love bracelet is designed to be opened only using a special screwdriver that is supplied with every bracelet. The screwdriver is also available in the form of a necklace, allowing the bracelet to be “locked” onto one person while the “key” is kept around the neck of another as a symbol for their commitment to their relationship.”
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