It’s 2017 and still Blackness remains and affront to the majority. While many of us have taken the reigns to change the current narrative around what is beautiful (like this woman in THIS POST), many people still believe in, and uphold the European standard of beauty.
If you believed racism to be an American problem you were sadly mistaken. 19-year old Sephora Ikalaba is the winner of Finland’s Miss Helsinski Pageant, however, many white, Twitter-happy Finns, are outraged by her win.
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