Colorism, Empowerment, Issues -

What a Time to Be Black

Colorism, Empowerment, Issues -

What a Time to Be Black

By: Atinuke “You’ve become darker” “Wow your lips are so full” Those were two statements I heard so many times while I was growing up in Nigeria. They were not necessarily derogatory comments, after all they were facts about me, but they were spoken with such negativity. My parents would say it with a hint of […]

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