History of White People, Chapter 5

The White Beauty Ideal as Science

by Simona Brickers # Link in context

Chapter 5 served its own personal challenges within a social structure that speaks to convince all ethnicities that white skin is preferred. This topic escapes no one, instead it infects the mere grasping that one self is important in all ways that we emerged because we are precious from a higher source. Reflection draws on the foundation Chapter 4 provided understanding that sexual slaves serviced the wealthy as precious purchases… Read the rest at the Beyond Black and White Facebook Discussion Group# Link in context

This page has an overview of the Beyond Black and White discussion of Nell Painter’s book, The History of White People. # Link in context

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