A Matter of Color

Two business women in discussion at an event.

White all Right, Black Get Back While dark skin denotes acceptance and a sense of belonging on the African continent, light skin raises questions of authenticity and a conflicted sense of identity. A division of individuals based on the difference of appearance began with slavery and colonialism and has led to discrimination and violence. It […]

What is Stigma?

Learn about what stigma is and where it comes from, as well as whether stigmatization is decreasing and at what rate.