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Zendaya On Colorism: ‘I Am Hollywood’s Acceptable Version Of A Black Girl’
"And that has to change," the actress added.
'Black Panther' Is Ready To Take Dark-Skinned Actresses (And Colorism) Seriously
This is why “Black Panther” is such a head-turner.
Dear Black People…Dark Skinned Women Are Not Your Last Resort
Writing about things that matter.
Dear White People writers, THIS AIN’T OKAY.
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This Latina Is Calling Out Telenovelas For Being 'Overtly White'
I'm Indian, I'm Dark, And I Don't Care
Writer, Hard-Worker, & Mom of the Group
You don’t have to be fair to be pretty.
Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez
When I Learned To Hate Myself
Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez
Founder of Latina Rebels | Writer & Blogger | She/her | Nicara...
Try and tell me colorism isn't real.
Photographer Deondre Rice
Say Dark Meat: The Wrong Way To Approach A Dark Skinned Woman
Shaina Lynn Simmons
Put some respect on my melanin.
Too Light For Black Girl Magic? Survivor's Remorse Tackles Colorism And Gets It Right
Actress, Curvy girl, Body Confidence Expert, & Entertainment A...
I have to say, I was shocked that Trina got a moment to clap back, and her points were equally valid. And actress Logan Browning
Doll Creator Shuts Down Suggestion That Her Dolls Are 'Too Dark'
Let this serve as a reminder that black is beautiful in all shades.
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Majority Of Hispanic Millennials Say They’ve Experienced Discrimination
Tanisha Love Ramirez
A new survey also found that Hispanic and black respondents have very similar attitudes toward race relations.
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Stop Bashing Black Women to Feel Better About Yourself
20 years old and full of opinions.
Why We Shouldn't Let Colorism Overshadow Jesse Williams' Activism
Research Fellow at the Institute for Urban and Minority Education
We cannot let our insecurities, our biases, or our unconscious unremitting to the defaulting of looking at our own lives through White lenses hinder, halt, or detour, the need for justice and freedom.
Your Blackness Isn't Like Mine: Colorism And Oppression Olympics
Sil Lai Abrams
CEO of @TruthInReality_ & domestic violence awareness advocate.
Those of us with light-skin privilege who speak up about the injustices that we all face as Black people should not have their message minimized while being vilified for their appearance. We do however, have control over how we acknowledge the advantages or disadvantages of our color.
What Zoe Saldana Still Doesn't Get About The 'Nina' Controversy
The criticism wasn't a challenge to Saldana's blackness, but to an industry that constantly ignores women who look like Nina Simone.
The Nuances Of Womanhood And Black Inclusivity
Writer, Blogger, Vanderbilt Alumna
Race and gender cannot be separated for black women. Black women do not have the privilege of living their lives as solely black or solely women at any given point in time. They endure both struggles at once.
To Those Who Would Tell Me I'm 'Pretty For A Dark-Skinned Girl'
Writer and self-acceptance advocate
No one is better than anyone else. Lighter isn't better than darker or vice versa. Let's teach and practice seeing each other in our simplest form -- human.
Princes Jasmine from Disney's Alladin
On Natural Hair:Why Representation Matters
Poet and writer from Richmond,Va
What images are our children are consuming?
This Poem Annihilates Anyone Who Says 'Pretty For A Dark Skin Girl'
No. We are just pretty, full stop.
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Here's Why This African Country Is Banning Skin Bleaching
A new government ban in Ghana shines a light on the seriously dangerous side effects.
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