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By The Race Card March 22, The word biopsy might make you think of cancer, but in this case doctors aren't looking for cancer. Harmful hashtags are being countered with more powerful and positive ones like BlackGirlMagic, which promotes positive self-concept. No matter where we come from or what complexion we are! Some of the most widely-sold products include Fem, Lotus, Fair and Lovely and its gendered-equivalent Fair and Handsome. It's heartbreaking to think that if I had attempted to pledge a sorority back then, I would have been denied simply because my skin was too dark.
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Contact us at editors time. Though I took my share of heat for it, I felt strongly that her dark brown skin and impeccable work-and-education resume would and could do wonders for those still stuck in the time warp of colorism. Beautiful is unapologetically chocolate skin. In Ghana, there are some tribes which produce a lot of light-skinned women and men. As a young girl it's hard not to internalize these messages. Although vitiligo affects people of all races equally, the spots tend to be more noticeable on darker skin.
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If I dress a certain way — put on some boat shoes, a polo, maybe some pearl earrings — I could maybe even cross over into the land of whiteness. Our class presidents were often of a lighter hue and the campus beauty queens were without doubt those with fairer skin, straighter hair and finer features. I thought an upperclassman I had a crush on was paying me a compliment. That's the great thing about black women, we all glow in different shades like crystallized stars across the darkest sky. You can follow her on Tumblr or friend her on Facebook. I could get a seat in a cafe there. As if light skinned girls were some type of trophy for a man, it was a social status smh.
Physical attraction is instinctive and lighter skinned women are bound to attract more attention from men in a dark skinned society such as Nigeria — just like darker skinned people do in predominantly white societies. And Reid's recent controversial and disturbing statements prove that no matter how hard we as African-Americans try to move past a racial stigma that's haunted us for far too long, mainstream America just won't let us let it go. Their church-inspired cadence reminds the dominant society of a blackness they are uncomfortable with, and thus they are ignored. Email address Not Verified. Why banning Sharia courts would harm Muslim women.