Mainstream media bias against dark skin; and shade-ism, the most widespread form of black-on-black crime. Check out this blog to learn more.
And boycott skin lightening products that are not only marketed using overtly racist images and languages, but are also dangerous to one’s health. Proudly embrace your God-given or natural look. It’s more beautiful than you think.
“We—men and women—too often look at the female world as a carousel, a gallery, where each passing woman is critiqued, measured and valued, based on her looks. The true beauty of women—and men—is from the inside: their character and their actions. Stop looking to beauty for self-worth. Value the ‘who’, not the ‘what’. Be someone, not something.” —Qahiri Blog