Thursday, March 5, 2015

Representation Matters

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[Tweet text: My 12yo cousin today told me that she was sad because she in't beautiful because she isn't light skinned.]

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[Tweet text: I asked her if she had seen Lupita and how gorgeous she was, and it immediately changed her frown to a big smile. ^_^ #ThePowerofRepresentation]

Thank fuck for Lupita Nyong'o. Representation matters, especially to marginalized children.

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