"In my mind, I had been given the choice of continuing to hide and be invisible, or to be wanted and desired — and I chose the latter, every time."
On a Dutch TV show in 1997, the girl group was introduced to the traditional Christmas character “Black Pete.” They were not impressed.
The findings speak for themselves.
“The lack of representation in beauty is something that should always be at the forefront of a brand’s employees, marketing and products. If the people behind the scenes aren’t diverse there’s no real change.”
A 2022 clip that shows a judge skipping over the only Black girl at a medal ceremony has drawn international outrage, including from Simone Biles.
"Veterinary medicine is one of the least diverse occupations in America."
"One moment you’re just a kid, and the next you are a Person of Colour."
"Tom’s bullying was brutal. He made fun of my name. He made fun of my weight. He made fun of my family, my school work, my clothes. Nothing was off-limits."
Too many Black birthing parents have to think about this.
"I do think that's deliberate," said Alyssa Farah Griffin, Trump's former White House communications director.