Your Blues Ain’t Like Mine: The Lighter Side of the Colorism Coin

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The life of a light skinned Black female can be an amazingly confusing place. The fact of the matter is that I didn’t necessarily understand my complexion to be something so, er, complex. My earliest memory of reference to skin tone was made by my Grandma Hill when she explained the three major races to me; the Whites, the Blacks, and the Red. . . .

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