We have ritually and ceaselessly sucked the fun and wonder out of learning in a country that is pushing kids into adulthood aimless, goalless, robotic and depressed as a way to feed a system that we now know does not work.
To all the dreamers out there on the world watching this tonight in places like Ukraine and Venezuela, I wanna say: we are here, and as you struggle to make your dreams happen, to live the impossible; we are thinking of you tonight. (x)
Like, do you understand? A black man’s story, written by a black man, directed by a black man, was named best screenplay and best film and features the best supporting actress in a film. BLACK EXCELLENCE!