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Even though I’d cultivated an appreciation for my skin color over the years, what he said caused old feelings to resurface.
The actress's story is yet another example of how Hollywood is tilted against people of color.
DNA analysis of Britain's oldest complete skeleton reveals the first modern Britons had "dark to black skin" and dark hair.
Determining your skin's undertone is actually quite scientific.
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In a recent publication, Science magazine quoted biological anthropologist Nina Jablonski as saying "Skin color is not about
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"Essentially playing both the role of the ethnographer and the ethnographic, forced me to confront an internalized friction
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A Los Angeles Police Department spokeswoman declined to comment on the lawsuit. A spokesman for the Los Angeles City Attorney's
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"I'm not hearing your lies. I look great in my eyes. This may be a surprise, but I'm cool with me," she sings in part of
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I didn't say anything when things were said to me. And that's the same as saying it was acceptable. There are a hundred reasons that I was quiet for too long, but the biggest of all, was because it happened so much.
Racialized conceptions of beauty played an unappreciated role in establishing that segregated schools violated the Fourteenth Amendment's equal protection clause.
And while toy production is a multi-billion-dollar business, there are still questions all around about how much this industry is meeting demand. That's where Dr. Lisa and her company Positively Perfect, comes in.
This story has been provided by AAAS, the non-profit science society, and its international journal, Science. By comparing
The conversation continues when Oprah is joined by Iyanla Vanzant to discuss the impact colorism has on self-esteem and the
How misleading our superficial differences! How right we are to think of a human family, and indeed, an extended family in which all of our planetary cohabitants are cousins, at one remove or another.
"I was pretty prepared that we were going to be a conspicuous family," Keleher told host Nancy Redd. "We would probably stand
It's a moment that happens all too frequently for women with a different skin tone from her child's: someone in public will ask them "Are you the nanny?" The question raises all kinds of issues and we're ready to tackle them all. Guest Terry Keleher shares his story.
No need to break out the tanning booth. A new study finds that an illusion that makes people feel that a rubber hand is their
I wipe my children's faces a certain way, I caress their knees or elbows in a certain way when they fall down and I scold them in a way that only a parent can.