Oppression

 

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“Oppression” Pen drawing, A4 size

 

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Dr. Maya Angelou quotes this beautiful line: “When it look like the sun won’t shine anymore, God put a rainbow in the cloud.”

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I just need that rainbow so much right now, after watching this documentary called: 13th (directed by Ava DuVernay). A perfect example of oppression on mass scale, oppression on the basis of race:

 

At the end of the film I just kept thinking..what is it with oppression?  This global disease..it’s wrecking homes, communities, whole nations everywhere. Why do we all do it?

 

I’d love to be able to answer that question one day, WHY do we do it? What is the root of this crazy behavior of oppressing one another, of oppressing oneself..

Gonna leave you with this beautiful, hope-giving snippet of an interview with the awe inspiring Dr. Maya Angelou:

 

Thank you for your support, for visiting my page, following me and encouraging me..!

See you next week (god willing)

Salam and Love

Isabella

 

 

 

 

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