Powerful! In an era when money and fame or lack thereof is the prevailing currency of worth, it is sad to witness people judging each other on the specious notion of skin color.
I experienced this upon my return from Africa and never understood the self-hatred. Not only a must view for Black Americans, but also scroll down to watch a skin lightening commercial for the India market.
Will Bollywood reject you if you are too dark? Apparently so, according to the article below about India's Vogue Magazine featuring darker models.
- Vogue India Takes a Stand Against Color Discrimination (fabsugar.com)
- New Study Says Women Find Pippa Middleton's Tan "Most Desirable" (bellasugar.com)
- Bella Brand: Dr. Susan Taylor's RX for Brown Skin (bellasugar.com)
- President Obama's skin color should never be the issue (thehill.com)