Mathew Knowles new book, “Racism from the Eyes of a Child” Colorism, internalized racism, and the effects on our nation’s youth are all trending topics. Young people or some people don’t like embracing their color. And light skin vs. dark skin has always been an issue in the black community. It’s a necessary dialogue about a generation-old taboo and its traumatic after effects.
Music mogul Mathew Knowles has sparked the conversation with his new book, Racism from the Eyes of a Child, which uses the underpinnings of his memoir, growing up in the 50’s-70’s, as a backdrop to lessons about America’s most segregated era.
Join Host Tracy L. Bell at 6:30 p.m. EST on “Conversations Of A Sistah” via blog talk radio, as she sit down in our studios with Mathew Knowles about his newly released book and the discussion it has sparked on social media.
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