Productively teaching black children about colorism

When I found out my cousin favored light-skinned women

“I only like light-skinned girls with long hair and light eyes,” my cousin told me while he munched on McDonald’s.

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Up until that moment, I’d only been plotting three goals for our weekend hangout: talk him into eating my vegetarian meals instead of all junk…