CRAVE

My Lighter Features Grant Me Privilege but People Still Fear the Black in Me

My Lighter Features Grant Me Privilege but People Still Fear the Black in Me

Queer and trans people of color are no exception to internalizing and perpetuating anti-Blackness, colorism, transphobia, misogyny, ableism, fatphobia, and even homophobia. Consequently, we are not free from the biases that construct people who are Black, dark-skinned, trans, women, disabled, and/or fat as intimidating, unapproachable, or undesirable.