Some criticize the choice to bare it all — dark skin, black skin, skin that isn’t Beyonce’s. Skin that doesn’t hide the Blackness in a coating of purity. Skin and lips that are unapologetically enhanced — to heighten the significance of Blackness that is undiluted — and suffering from scarcity at the ignorance of a people — that are still enslaved with the mentality that almost eradicated us — and continues to threaten our existence.
Serena Williams Isn’t Yours To Love
Ezinne Ukoha
49960

This section just blew me away. It reads like the words of a young Nikki Giovanni poem. “Unapologetically enhanced” needs to be our new Black buzzword!

One clap, two clap, three clap, forty?

By clapping more or less, you can signal to us which stories really stand out.