"The first step to change is awareness."
Soledad O'Brien, an award-winning journalist and news anchor, says she was shopping for a new coat when the sales person
"Light Girls" airs January 19 at 9 p.m. ET on OWN. "The colorism that exists in our community was sometimes as damaging as
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The conversation continues when Oprah is joined by Iyanla Vanzant to discuss the impact colorism has on self-esteem and the
For weeks, I had been waiting to watch what appeared to be a fascinating and brutally honest discussion about skin color in this country, specifically among black Americans. In preparation for watching Dark Girls, I found that all-too-familiar knot returning to my stomach.
The worst part: it was her mother who said it
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It's an entirely different reaction than she gets from other African Americans. "Black folks look at me like, 'She's just