It’s a pretty good way to pass the time from Brooklyn to midtown. I spent my childhood surrounded by black and brown kids, but when I got to high school, suddenly everyone around me was white.
Companies that place a premium on hiring very attractive people had on average higher revenues than similar companies which did not.
He says the public clearly rewards businesses with the beautiful faces.
The things that make us black women, our big lips or big butts or kinky hair, are singled out as the main factors that we must change about ourselves in order to be more attractive, in order to be more acceptable.
Skin-lightening creams and relaxers are marketed to us, and while of course there have been important movement towards accepting who we are naturally, thanks to events like BET's Black Girls Rock!
Moreover, good looks are often combined with a fine sense of humor and a positive attitude.