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Hair – ~*Damselfly*~ Will @ Mix Event
Necklace – Composite necklace: Silver
Brief – DUFAUX – TMP tie up brief – custom name @ Mesh Body Addicts Fair… 318 more words

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When the oppressed turn into oppressors

Parenting & internalised racism

OP-ED by Guilaine Kinouani: Founder-Race Reflections (U.K.)

The privilege of being lighter skinned

I am a lighter skinned Black woman.  I am light enough to benefit from shadism but dark enough to still be accepted as Black.  1,152 more words

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Oreo: A Comeback Story

(Amazon) A pioneering, dazzling satire about a biracial black girl from Philadelphia searching for her Jewish father in New York City

Oreo is raised by her maternal grandparents in Philadelphia. 297 more words

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Why not wear a Native American headdress? | Racist Symbols

Why not wear a Native American headdress?

By Cristen Conger

On the July cover of Elle UK, Pharrell Williams traded out his big ol’ hat of late for a Native American-style headdress — and swiftly issued a public apology once the image began making its way around social media. 595 more words

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If You Were Born In America, Chances Are You’re Mixed

If You Were Born In America, Chances Are You’re Mixed.

National Geographic made headlines with its “Changing Face of America” article. The story explained that America was becoming more comfortable with interracial relationships, and as a result, the future would be made up of a group of people with features from multiple races. 88 more words

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Walkabout

“I feel like everyone’s really nice…you know when I talk to random people on the street…people are just friendly, you know what I mean.”

–Chana, 25, (will be 26 in one week – HBD!) lived in Crown Heights all her life

Crown Heights

I, Racist

OP-ED by John Metta | Former Park Ranger, Navy submariner, Army wartime medic. Always writing.

What follows is the text of a “sermon” that I gave as a “congregational reflection” to an all White audience at the… 2,613 more words

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