When it comes down to it we all share bloodlines with greats like Fanny Lou Hamer, Ella Baker, Dorothy Heights and Harriet Tubman, and each day we stand in the merit of their work. It says "Are you even fully black? Join HuffPost Plus. I thought to myself that I would fit right in without a second look. Hate has been so imbedded in us, blacks hate other blacks for being black. From Our Partners.
I should never ever complain about my skin because real black girls go through things every day that I will never be able to relate to.
Why dark-skinned black girls like me aren't getting married
My skin had became a sheet of just utter hate on my body that I wanted to tear off. It says "Are you even fully black? All the acne scars and all the hair. I never blamed them though. He said you're the sneakiest kind of nigger because you never know what side you're on. I should appreciate the automatic assumptions that I am foreign, that if I have a weave it is my real hair, and that I'm way too narcissistic to give most boys the time of day.