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Thandiwe Newton recently expressed an internalized guilt she's felt as an A-list Black actress in Hollywood with lighter skin that admittedly has been shown privilege compared to her dark-skinned counterparts. 

Here we go again. The war has started and according to J. Anthony Brown, it’s a battle of the light skin vs. dark skin. The NBA Finals start next week. Who are you rooting for? Like on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.  

Grace Gealy was surprised to learn how divided Black people in the United States are when it comes to complexion. The “Empire” star, who originally…


The dark skin vs. light skin debate was once again ignited, courtesy of Tank who brought out all kinds of reaction upon asking one question. Although he didn’t mention why he went there, Tank noted the negative reaction his Facebook fans display towards his light-skinned girlfriend. And so began the twitter replies, as seen below: […]