colorism

The singer, model, and social media influencer caught some criticism for uploading a track that seemingly promoted light-skinned women.

DaniLeigh is facing backlash for previewing her new single "Yellow Bone," and people quickly began to dissect the song's questionable meaning. Fans are livid claiming that the Miami singer, born to two Dominican parents, should not be creating a "light skinned girl" anthem.

The popular reality series is gearing up for its fourth season on OWN but fans on Twitter feel that darker hues are not represented widely enough.

Gilbert Arenas doesn’t seem to like Black women…or at least, dark-skinned. Black women…”like Tyrese black.” His words, not ours. Arenas ranted his foolishness via a recent Instagram comment. When one user posted an image reading, “Dear Black Girl, You don’t have to be mixed to be beautiful,” Arenas responded with a dose of colorism and anti-Blackness. […]

Black women in Hollywood. This seems to be the most neverending topic in pop culture. With the rising of Lupita Nyong’o's star, several op-eds about…

Countess Vaughn posts a picture with make up that was too light. Instagram rips her apart for it.

Tank ignited a light-skinned vs. dark-skinned debate on social media that has many people opening up about their experience with what is referred to as “shadism” or “colorism.” Do black people really experience racism from their own people? According to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” cast and listeners – YES. Text GOSSIP To 71007 To Get The […]