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…
what is up with all these slave movies? django dun opened the flood gates?
i just watched this trailer for “12 years a slave”.
i won’t lie it got me.
i don’t like slave movies because it hurts to know what “we” went though, but this looks interesting…