It’s not about taking away from others, but it’s about letting people who may not have fit in before know there is space for them.
We must draw attention to the lack of people with darker skin shades in high profile or high status positions and the obstacles they face
'Why can’t we, as Africans, get our act together and render services efficiently, effectively and ethically?'
'It took me a while to familiarise myself with the intersectionality of discrimination.'
Colourism is an uncomfortable subject for some.
Growing up it wasn't unusual to stay over at someone’s house and see that the family soap in the bathroom was a skin bleaching one
The company could have avoided the embarrassment of its racist Facebook ad by applying human-centred design to its campaign.
Attending extended family gatherings increases your likelihood of hearing vile racial slurs against black people.
She looked at me in the eyes with a teary face and said: “They do not want to play with me because I am ugly”.
'I want all my dark skin girls to know that we are chocolate goddesses.'