Musings

You Have To Be Twice As Good to Get Half As Much, Even When Your Boss is Black

Two months ago, I started my first big girl job. Fresh out of college and ready to face the challenges this new transition would throw at me, I could not wait to get started. Before I interviewed with the company I would eventually accept a position for, I did my research by searching their website. As I… Continue reading You Have To Be Twice As Good to Get Half As Much, Even When Your Boss is Black

Musings

Hollywood’s Slow Acceptance of Dark Skinned Women

First of all, let me make this clear. I love having discussions about colorism. This is mainly because most people try to act like it's not an issue, and unfortunately, those people are usually black. For every post about society's disdain for darker skinned women, there are a pair of eyes rolling and counterarguments dismissing… Continue reading Hollywood’s Slow Acceptance of Dark Skinned Women