this is a horror.
this is a tragedy.
this is a reminder.
this is not a fashion statement.
it was to the white slave masters back in the day,
slave masters use to send these pics as christmas cards to their family members.
pregnant female slaves were hung and their stomachs were cut open to see who died first.
families of slaves would be forced to watch their relatives die slowlyas they hung from the trees. abel meeropol wrote the poem “strange fruit“, which billie holiday sung originally in 1939, was ( x about the lynching we endured ):
ye used the song on one of his past songs:
remember ^this one said slavery was a choice. a foxholer sent me the following “fashion statement” the other day…
ive spent the most of my day in sadness, horror, confusion, fear,
and disbelief. one of the stars of “empire” and the nicest celebs i’ve heard about, jussie smollett, was attacked by alleged maga supporters last night.
^that picture i posted had this caption:
…and this video in his stories:
…was shortly before the incident. this is what “tmz” had to say…