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hatred or discrimination of light skinned blacks
Some blacks falsely claim most house slaves were light skin blacks this is reverse colorism.Phillis Wheatley was a dark skin house slave.
by heather70 December 24, 2008
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reverse colorism -a hatred of light skin blacks
Some blacks in Washington,D.C.(black majority) did not want Sharon Pratt Dixon as a mayor because she is a light skin black and mayoral candidate Marion Berry tried to have his light skin wife darken her skin.These are incidents of reverse colorism.
by QueenAfrica May 19, 2009
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