BlackFishing: A mixed girl’s perspective…

‘You’re pretty for a Black girl’   ‘You’ll get into the club no problem because you’re caramel, not black black’ ‘Burnt Toast’   ‘But you don’t act black’ ‘Go back to your country’ ‘You’re not really black’ ‘Half Breed’   ‘You’ll get a job quicker because you’re a mixed woman and they need to hit … Continue reading BlackFishing: A mixed girl’s perspective…

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Girl Talk: ‘How much is it for the night?’

'How much is it for the night?' This is the insulting question directed at magazine editor Sherry Collins, who has decided to take out an advertisement before Cannes this year to stand up to the sexism and racial prejudice still attached to women within the advertisement/marketing/PR industry. For years women have been silenced, having to … Continue reading Girl Talk: ‘How much is it for the night?’