The Anxiety of Black Women: A Personal Journey of Self-Discovery

The Anxiety of Black Women: A Personal Journey of Self-Discovery
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To be black in America is to be perpetually and painfully aware of your skin color.

The combination of the perpetual visibility of your skin through media, the expectations society has for you, and the day-to-day microaggressions that are thrown your way can build up a feeling of general unease known as “the anxiety of blackness”.

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