la-noire-de:

blackcooliequeen:

Southern trees bear a strange fruit Blood on the leaves and blood at the root Black bodies swingin’ in the Southern breeze Strange fruit hangin’ from the poplar trees

I don’t no where I heard it but I remember hearing about african women being hung by their feet and having the babies cut out and the fetus’ stomped in front of them before they bled to death. This is a very powerful piece of work.

la-noire-de:

blackcooliequeen:

Southern trees bear a strange fruit
Blood on the leaves and blood at the root
Black bodies swingin’ in the Southern breeze
Strange fruit hangin’ from the poplar trees

I don’t no where I heard it but I remember hearing about african women being hung by their feet and having the babies cut out and the fetus’ stomped in front of them before they bled to death. This is a very powerful piece of work.