Things I find amusing or cute.
Like people really don’t understand that everything we consume from the media ranging from movies to children’s books send out a subliminal messages wether we like it or not. It could be a fantastic book, but that doesn’t mean we cant look at ways on which it can be improved so that we leave from that experience as an informed consumer.
If we don’t do that then our children are going to internalize these messages, because we want to stay ignorant.
Ava DuVernay, on the widely reported resurgence of black cinema in the new issue of ESSENCE Magazine. (via cjaquay)