brownriot:

Palestinian youth uses a sling shot to throw stones at Israeli helicopter

brownriot:

Palestinian youth uses a sling shot to throw stones at Israeli helicopter

schomburgcenter:

Riley B. King, American blues musician, better known as B.B. King, was born on this day, September 16, 1925. King started out as a singer and disc jockey at WDIA by the nickname Beale Street Blues Boy, which later became Blues Boy and eventually B.B. Today, King is known as one of the most influential blues guitarists in all of history. King was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987. Throughout his career, King had performed more than 200 concerts every year until he reached his seventies. King still continues to play several shows a year with his heart in the blues. Celebrate his birthday with his performance of The Thrill is Gone in this video at Montreux, 1993.

martinhsu:

Romantic Storms

Passage & Shelter

New paintings for Archimedes Gallery

Limited edition prints available online here

- Martin

jmjafrx:

qswg:

Description: Puerto Rican Planter with House Slave, ca. 1808. John A. Waller, A Voyage in the West Indies (London, 1820)  
Original Caption: “A Spanish planter in Porto Rico, luxuriating in his hammock.” 
Image Credit: Accessed via The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record. Accessed here.  
Edits: Hashtags via Fotor. 

Luxuriate | #QSWG

jmjafrx:

qswg:

Description: Puerto Rican Planter with House Slave, ca. 1808. John A. Waller, A Voyage in the West Indies (London, 1820)  

Original Caption: “A Spanish planter in Porto Rico, luxuriating in his hammock.” 

Image Credit: Accessed via The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record. Accessed here.  

Edits: Hashtags via Fotor. 

Luxuriate | #QSWG