Artist Crystal Kay creates dolls with vitiligo, birthmarks, and albinism, proving skin is beautiful.
After a lifetime of persecution, a group of now-musicians produced an unlikely, gut-wrenching album.
Edward Snowden wrote a letter to Annie Alfred, a 10-year-old child living with albinism in Malawi. Alfred is one of 7,000
Patricia Willocq's photos communicate the profound beauty in difference.
People with albinism in Malawi are at risk of "systemic extinction" due to relentless attacks so their limbs can be used in witchcraft, said the United Nations' expert on albinism.
South African photographer Justin Dingwall wants to challenge narrow perceptions of beauty.
Albinism is much more prevalent in sub-Saharan Africa than in other parts of the world. Estimates suggest that as many as
Growing up, Natalie Devora always questioned how she fit into her African-American family. "Everyone was brown, and then
In Beth Vrabel's funny, touching middle grade novel "A Blind Guide to Stinkville," a spunky 12- year old named Alice moves with her family from Seattle to a small paper mill town in South Carolina. In Seattle, Alice's blindness and albinism were almost a non-issue.
I believe two of the litmus tests by which we can judge any society are to investigate both the ways in which societies treat their children, and the ways in which they treat animals. In some countries around the world, we have clear evidence of the poaching of animals for their body parts, such as tusks and as trophies.
In some communities, albinos' body parts can fetch thousands of dollars for their "magical properties."