Over the weekend as always, I was looking and lurking on social media and I saw something that was trending out of nowhere. 64k girls are missing? Or lower? Some say 17? Some say 34? But what I’m concerned about is that why isn’t this breaking news on every news channel that there is? This… Read More There’s been a huge number of black girls missing in America..
From the first two series it was about how darkskinned are shown in the media and famous or successful darkskinned people that you appreciate and your reasons why. For the next series of BODG, this time around it’s going to be from your requests! This is because it’s been going well, you guys have shown… Read More #BeautyOfDarkGirls Series Request?
I’m sure you’ve heard this phrase, over and over and over and over again; and the reason you’re mostly likely to receive 99.8% of the time is “I don’t know, I just don’t.” Just to keep you from wondering THIER actual reason why. 10 times out of 10, what they said was highkey racist… Read More “Not to be racist, but I don’t like black girls.”
Recently I’ve planning on creating something for everyone to speak up and share their stories; basically a judgment-free platform for specifically dark skinned girls and that’s when I came up with the name of #Beautyofdarkgirls. Beautyofdarkgirls is an online community and an upcoming movement (created by yours truly) That uplifts dark skinned women(including WOC- Women… Read More #BeautyOfDarkGirls
You might of seen from my last post explaining about colorism and there was an image of a group of black girls of all shades and skin tones. SIDE NOTE: if you haven’t read my post about colorism click on the link below to read it: Colorism:my experience The colored girl campaign was made… Read More The colored Girl Campaign: Appreciation Post
(Side note: I got a new phone thank lord👐 So I can go back to blogging) There has been a lot of this happening and people still don’t know what it is and how it affects other cultures. Definition: cultural appropriation is the adoption or use of elements of one culture by members of a different culture as a largely… Read More Cultural appropriation
(SIDE NOTE: Just to let you know that police brutality is a worldwide issue not an issue that affects certain countries so just because I’m from the UK doesn’t mean that I can’t speak on it.) Sandra Bland Avon Sterling Philando Castile Freddie Gray Tamir Rice Mark Duggan Michael Brown Korryn Gaines And the list… Read More Police Brutality