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Angie Thomas
“Intentions always look better on paper than in reality.”
Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give

Octavia E. Butler
“All struggles are essentially power struggles. Who will rule? Who will lead? Who will define, refine, confine, design? Who will dominate? All struggles are essentially power struggles, and most are no more intellectual than two rams knocking their heads together.”
Octavia E. Butler

Angie Thomas
“People like us in situations like this become hashtags, but they rarely get justice. I think we all wait for that one time though, that one time when it ends right.”
Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas
“It's dope to be black until it's hard to be black.”
Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give

Octavia E. Butler
“I just knew there were stories I wanted to tell.”
Octavia E. Butler

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