Beauty

It’s often hard to articulate why something that sounds like a compliment can be so harmful. On the racism scale, being told that you’re beautiful is hardly the worst thing that can happen. But just because something presents as a positive on the surface, doesn’t mean we shouldn’t dig deeper into the wider implications of this phenomenon….

it’s impossible to see the rise of mixed beauty ideals as a positive thing, because at its heart sits an unsettling insistence on white superiority.

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Is This Racist?

Is This Racist?

As a Person of Pallor, it's tough to know what is and is not racist. So I've created this guide to aid myself and my fellow European-Americans. You're welcome!