The Struggle of Being Dark
I experienced more racism from my own kind for being dark
The first thing people see is skin color
I came across this YouTube video about an African model bullied for being dark. It made me think about how I was bullied as a child through my mid 20s for being dark.
I was bullied as a child for being too dark. I stayed to myself and drifted to the back. I didn’t talk or make friends. I thought if black people didn’t like me other people wouldn’t like me. I hated my…