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At 22, Jessica Williams was the youngest ever correspondent on The Daily Show

IN 2012, Jessica Williams became the youngest ever correspondent on hit late-night series, The Daily Show.

At 22, she was not only the youngest correspondent to work on the series but also the first black woman to hold the position. 280 more words

The Young Empire

Why I Blame The Black Man For Black People's Self-Hate

When I was young, growing up in Africa in a country where lighter skinned women are the epitome of beauty,  I once asked a woman whom I looked up to why women with light skin were considered more beautiful than women with dark skin. 1,268 more words


Shades Of Grey

I looked at my watch. It was 20 past 7. Suchitra yelled “Are you coming or not? I am going to leave.”
She picked her bag. 757 more words

Self Liberation...

“To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker, the stillness underneath the mental noise, the love and joy underneath the pain, is freedom, salvation, enlightenment.”

                              – Eckhart Tolle 


The Story of Black Beauty

“………Best of all, they’ve promised never to sell me. I’ve found my home at last.”

Most of you just went “Aah, I read it as a kid”, probably followed by “Why review this book here I wonder…..”, and maybe “Wasn’t it called Black Beauty?” 550 more words

Book Review India

Is Black Beauty still in the shadows? Iman and Philomena discuss

Yes, we are still talking about this issue, why? Because it’s still an issue! There has been an effort by big brands to make foundations for darker skin tones. 236 more words