Hues of Humanity: Let’s Begin the Conversation

From issues of race to emotional awareness, Hues of Humanity is a documentary produced by Rachel and Dianna Henderson that was created to build bridges across our collective lives through meaningful conversation. The film, which features various speakers including our own, Tunya Griffin, who share their thoughts to encourage open, honest and thoughtful dialogue.  …

Why Are Black People Still Color Struck?

Colorism exists in many cultures and has permeated society for thousands of years. In fact, in Egypt, there was evidence that many of the statues were defaced and changed to reflect individuals with sharper and more European features versus their African ones. Years of seeing one type of beauty revealed as better in our culture,…

Colorism: Does this epidemic hurt the black community?

Many Celebrities are opting for lighter skin these days. What are they truly trying to justify. Are they not happy with their skin or is it a deeper issue? When Danielle “Jazz” Noel participated in a video with her ex-boyfriend, Chris, “for fun” she had no idea that less than 24 hours after its premiere…

Speaking Out Against Hollywood

Last year, we heard the world’s highest-paid actress, Jennifer Lawrence, speak out against women making less than men in Hollywood. Although Jennifer Lawrence banked $52 million last year–it was still $28 million less than the world’s highest-paid actor, Robert Downey Jr. We all know that neither one them are suffering as far as the dough…