Lupita Nyong’o’s speech

Nyong’o’s speech about self-love. 


Brown Paper Bag Test, February 2014

Discussion on the Brown Paper Bag Test.


“How Racist Is the Beauty Industry? Take a Peek at the Most Recent, Most Controversial Ads,” by Cheryl Wischhover, May 31, 2011.

Examination of controversial beauty advertisements.


Not Latino Enough

Piece on Jakiyah McKoy, Little Miss Hispanic Delaware, whose Latinidad was questioned.


“I’m Not the Nanny: Multiracial Families and Colorism,” by Allyson Hobbs, November 3, 2016.

Book Review of Same Family, Different Colors: Confronting Colorism in America’s Diverse Families by Lori L. Tharps.


“‘White Makes You Win’ Ad Highlights Global Issue of Colorism,” by Andrea Reed, January 11, 2016.

Article on whiteness in the beauty industry.


“Watch This Stanford Grad Student Tell Ad Execs How to Stop Colorism,” by Zeba Blay in Black Voices from Huffington Post, May 25, 2016.

Tedx Talk by Chika Okoro on how colorism does not only affect black women.