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  • LIGHT SKIN WOMEN In the Black Community By: Brittany Leigh Sunday, July 21, 13
  • According to Society Light skin women : Relaxed curly hair light eyes easy going long hair Pink lips Sunday, July 21, 13
  • According to Society Ignorant Kinky curly hair Dark eyes Ugly Lazy Oversized lips Dark skin Woman: Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Being Accepted Sunday, July 21, 13
  • The Brown Paper Bag Test Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Light skin=Approved It was done in Sororities, Fratern and Night Clubs It was done in the 1970’s-early 2000’s Dark Skin= Not Approved Sunday, July 21, 13
  • The Bleaching Syndrome Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Potent steroid Two types of creams: A syndrome of damaging pigmentation Strong Hydroquinone preparation or Mostly on large areas or smaller visible areas that are thin enough Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Being Privileged Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Black Men wanting Light skin over Dark skin perception Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Hair texture Better attitudes Look good Confidence How they carry themselves Sunday, July 21, 13
  • How Black men not wanting dark skin women perception Hair texture How they carry themselves Rowdiness Ghettoness Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Having more Opportunities Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Getting More Jobs Halle Berry Played in Monster’s Ball Won Best Actress Light skin woman Plays in black and white films Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Gabrielle Union Dark skin Nominated Think Like a Man Plays mostly in black films Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Teaches our youth segregation Stops us from growing as people The hatred between light and dark Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Is not the answer. Changing who we are and self hatred. It leads to self destruction Sunday, July 21, 13
  • Coming Together as One will bring Positivity Sunday, July 21, 13