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Aladdin, Community, and Definitely: The idea that "white" represents purity &good, while "black" represents evil and negative traits is an example of COLORISM an international system-)ใ€ESS that treats lighter- skinned people better than it does darker- skinned people see tight-skinned people as heroes and Post & caption by @goldnosering: "colorism (also called colourism or shadeism if it is referring to a specific community or race) is a global phenomenon that affects nearly every avenue of life. it is directly related to systems of anti-blackness around the world (yes, even if non-black people are involved). think about this post when you watch movies, tv, look at fan art, watch the news, or hear how people compliment-insult you compared to others. definitely think about this post when they announce who will be playing jafar in the new aladdin movie (notice the skin colors of aladdin and jasmine?) ๐Ÿ”… lightskinned people of color, if you are still struggling to understand how we benefit from being lightskinned because "who cares about nitpicking because we're all brown-black-immigrant-indigenous-etc. to white supremacy" i urge you look up the following things: โœจ kenneth clark's doll experiments โœจ the documentary "dark girls" โœจ the documentary "a girl like me" โœจ googling "light skin privilege checklist""
Aladdin, Community, and Definitely: The idea that "white" represents
 purity &good, while "black"
 represents evil and negative traits
 is an example of
 COLORISM
 an international system-)ใ€ESS
 that treats lighter-
 skinned people better
 than it does darker-
 skinned people
 see tight-skinned people as heroes and
Post & caption by @goldnosering: "colorism (also called colourism or shadeism if it is referring to a specific community or race) is a global phenomenon that affects nearly every avenue of life. it is directly related to systems of anti-blackness around the world (yes, even if non-black people are involved). think about this post when you watch movies, tv, look at fan art, watch the news, or hear how people compliment-insult you compared to others. definitely think about this post when they announce who will be playing jafar in the new aladdin movie (notice the skin colors of aladdin and jasmine?) ๐Ÿ”… lightskinned people of color, if you are still struggling to understand how we benefit from being lightskinned because "who cares about nitpicking because we're all brown-black-immigrant-indigenous-etc. to white supremacy" i urge you look up the following things: โœจ kenneth clark's doll experiments โœจ the documentary "dark girls" โœจ the documentary "a girl like me" โœจ googling "light skin privilege checklist""

Post & caption by @goldnosering: "colorism (also called colourism or shadeism if it is referring to a specific community or race) is a globa...