The daughter of Peter Thomas of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" is not here for anyone's ignorant colorism.

Plus, Instagram video shows cops attacking Bronx man and Florida rapper Kodak Black under fire for "I don't want no Black b%tch" lyrics.

Chika Okoro is tired of being told she's "pretty for a dark girl."

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Hip-hop artist Lil Kim is caught in a whirlwind of controversy after posting a series of selfies on Instagram in which she is reportedly unrecognizable. Fans and critics alike took to social media to give their opinions on the rapper’s “new look,” which includes lightened skin and blonde hair. Though the Twitterverse can be cruel, many responses were of concern rather than criticism, sparking […]

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On Thursday, Kierna Mayo, Editor-in-Chief of Ebony Magazine, and JeffriAnne Wilder, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of North Florida, spoke with Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now discussion panel about the magazine cover that has set social media ablaze.

Countess Vaughn posts a picture with make up that was too light. Instagram rips her apart for it.

Holly Charles, author of the book Velvet, shares insight on the topic of Colorism among African-American women. The discussion was part of a broader discourse on Dealing with Color and Women; one of several topics examined during National Women’s History Month.   Velvet the novel by Holly Charles is available at  Contact Holly Charles at