Sammie’s “I’m Him” video: I like that the video features a black woman sans weave to showcase the natural beauty of the black woman. ❤
Assata Shakur’s Autobiography: It reads like a novel.
Malcolm X: “The Ballot or The Bullet” Speech
Dr. King’s A Stride Toward Freedom
Black Power by Kwame Ture
Mented Cosmetics Lipstick esp “Dope Taupe” and “Nude la la”
Eyes on the Prize Documentaries
Langston Hughes and Maya Angelou Poems
Ivy Park leggings
James Baldwin Notes of a Native Son essays
Shea Moisture Coconut Hibiscus Curling Enhancing Smoothie
“Empowering” Matte Lip Pen by Gold Label Cosmetics
Camille Rose Naturals Algae Renewal and Coconut Water Deep Conditioner
Public School’s women’s line
Bevel’s shaving cream
The sound of African drums
Beastmode Women’s clothing (namely the leggings and bomber jacket)
Cornbread and Cabbage
August Wilson’s writing esp Seven Guitars
To the casual gaze, I am sure that these victories are small. But small victories have a huge impact on our collective esteem.
Black Power ❤
What are three things within our collective that you like?