Black history month : Identity and race and”are you half white”? (2/2)

Skin In Grace's blog post, she talks about how light skin has been 'fetished' over the years and how it is often, seen as an ideal skin tone. She says 'I began to realise to realise that people would want my skin colour but not the actual racial identity and history that came with it'. Read Grace's … Continue reading Black history month : Identity and race and”are you half white”? (2/2)

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Black history month : Identity and race and”are you half white”? (1/2)

Hey guys! It's Black history month so I have decided to write a post on race and identity. I woke up feeling extremely blessed and inspired this morning. Identity has been a huge theme that keeps coming up, this Black history month. I went to the TedXEustonSalon student event on identity last week. It was absolutely fantastic. There … Continue reading Black history month : Identity and race and”are you half white”? (1/2)