BHM Day 25: Who is The Black Woman?

Dr. James Emmanuel Kwegyir Aggrey (Oct 1875-July 1927), a trained missionary and teacher, said β€œThe surest way to keep people down is to educate the men and neglect the women. If you educate a man you simply educate an individual, but if you educate a woman, you educate a whole nation.” His face appears on … Continue reading BHM Day 25: Who is The Black Woman?

BHM Day 10: The Dark-skinned Black Womban

Who exactly is the dark-skinned Black Woman, and why has she been vilified by mainstream media? As a young woman I would use 'skin lightening creams' - until I learned about MELANIN. Learning about MELANIN gave me a new sense of pride in my skin colour, and revealed the root cause of racism. πŸ–€ MELANIN … Continue reading BHM Day 10: The Dark-skinned Black Womban