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Neither Black nor white

Growing up in a white community, Nila Venkat wished she could change her black hair and brown skin to match the blue-eyed, blonde-hair portrayals of beauty. “But as we get older, we gain more confidence and start figuring out what’s beautiful about us as we are.” Read the story at Youth Radio.

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This entry was posted on September 4, 2016 by in Commentary, Print, Radio, Youth Radio and tagged , .

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