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Thandie Newton Addresses Backlash From Calling Herself ‘Dark-Skinned’

The conversation surrounding colorism within the Black community has become more prevalent than ever, with…

Sudanese Model Nykhor Paul: 'I'm Tired of Apologizing for My Blackness'

Nykhor Paul: “I’m Definitely Super Tired of Apologizing for My Blackness”

Dear White people in the fashion world! Please don’t take this the wrong way but…

Study: Hard Times Can Make People More Racist

Recession Leads to More Racism

A new study shows that tough economic periods make people more prejudiced against those with…

Why Lupita Nyong’o’s Win Matters to Black Women & Girls

What Lupita Nyong’o’s Win Means to Black Women and Girls

By now you’ve heard the news that Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o won an Oscar for…

Lupita Nyong'o Admits Complexion Was An 'Obstacle' During Her Youth

Lupita Nyong’o Shares that She Struggled with Her Dark Skin

There wasn't a dry eye in the house Thursday when Lupita Nyong'o delivered an emotional…

Images Spark Racism Debate in Thailand

Thailand’s Racism Problem

In 2006, Dwight Turner, a twenty-eight-year-old Atlanta native, moved to Thailand. Not long after arriving,…