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Halle Bailey, The Little Mermaid, Right Wing Resentment and The Importance of Representation!

Admittedly, witnessing the faces of little Black girls across the nation light up with glee as they saw previews of actress Halle Bailey from the live action version “The Little Mermaid,” was both heartwarming and gratifying.

“Her skin…it looks like mine,” one very observant girl said to her mother in a…

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Elwood Watson, Ph.D.

Elwood Watson, Ph.D.

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Historian, Syndicated Columnist, Public Speaker, Social-Cultural Critic. Professor of Black Studies and Gender Studies, at East Tennessee State University.