vlada roslyakova wearing burberry prorsum ss14 in “masterpiece theatre” by ellen von unwerth for numéro tokyo #75 april 2014.
❝ I am alone again and I want to be so; alone with the pure sky and open sea. ❞
—so, what happened to you eye Bobby?
—did you have a dig to yourself? your eye.
—difference of opinion.
hunger by steve mcqueen (2008).
❝ If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing. ❞
— This is one of my favourite sayings by Malcolm X, it’s so true and I see this almost every day. The glorification of the oppressors and distaste towards the so called ‘third world’. (via iloveyou-totoro
Power is the ability not just to tell the story of another person, but to make it the definitive story of that person. The Palestinian poet Mourid Barghouti writes ‘If you want to dispossess a people, the simplest way to do it is to tell their story and to start with secondly.’
Start the story with the arrows of the Native Americans and not with the arrival of the British and you have an entirely different story. Start the story with the failure of the African states and not with the colonial creation of the African state and you have an entirely different story.
❝ To be Greek one should have no clothes: to be medieval one should have no body: to be modern one should have no soul. ❞