#BlkGrrrl Beyond the Oreo hosted by Social Chang(h)er!

What does it mean to be black?

Does the 1 drop rule still apply?

Who defines blackness?

Is the media driven by Black women such as Blackish, Scandal and Awkward Black Girl helping to assist expand what Blackness is? Or creating an exceptionalism?

Is blackness anti-white or the opposite of white?

Does skin color determine one’s blackness?

Have you ever been called an oreo? Do you think that idea will ever go away or is it going away now?

What are the main characteristics of a black person? Is that in itself a loaded question?

What are the main characteristics of a black women/black man?

What does it mean to act black?

Can you be black but not phenotypically black?

Can you be white but not phenotypically white?

What does it mean to be black and white?

Have you been told you weren’t black enough?

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