Black lightskin women artUploader: Malakai 4 days ago Subscribe 1633
Their eyes light up as they tell him: White culture and black culture alike still reinforce this Enlightenment ideology. And it has visible consequences. As I go out and support black art, it is exhausting to only see the same black women in the same roles over and over again. I love Tessa Thompson, but even she has been outspoken about colorism in her career. Why is it that when we think of a free spirited black woman we think light skin, loose curls or long braids? We need challenge this and discuss the implications for young women, men and society as a whole.