August 17, 2012

 “I have the money; I got it from Black people — they’ve made me financially able to have it —and I want to use it in ways that will help our people.” —Aretha Franklin on offering to bail out Angela Davis.  For all the people who thought Harry Belafonte had no right to question Jay & Bey on Black entertainer’s lack of commitment to Black struggle (different from charity, Beyonce.  Love you, boo) - Kenyon Farrow

“I have the money; I got it from Black people — they’ve made me financially able to have it —and I want to use it in ways that will help our people.” —Aretha Franklin on offering to bail out Angela Davis.  For all the people who thought Harry Belafonte had no right to question Jay & Bey on Black entertainer’s lack of commitment to Black struggle (different from charity, Beyonce.  Love you, boo) - Kenyon Farrow

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