The scholarly evidence clearly shows that the early use of the term 'Mulatto' c. American Indian Scholar Jack D. Forbes has thoroughly examined the origin and use of the term. Among many of "Mulatto's" usages, meanings and spellings, according to Forbes, for example, the term could have referred to "someone living on the feudal domain of a lord," Thus the term 'Mulatto' and it's true meaning and nuance had become the subject of 'erasure. Forbes further suggests that such measures to 'erase' the term from popular usage, are an attempt at destroying the memory of the term 'Mulatto' and its true meaning.
Research Suggests Black Women Are More Likely to Be Objectified and Dehumanized
Arun Blair-Mangat is an actor with Caribbean and Punjabi heritage. However my Jamaican heritage has gifted me further strands. So my predominantly African roots are there along with Irish, Scottish and Chinese courtesy of my great-grandparents.
In an interview with T: The New York Times Style Magazine, Rihanna opened up about the inspiration behind her first release by Fenty , her new luxury fashion house, and how inclusivity has helped build her business. Her different brands, which include a beauty label and a size- and gender-inclusive lingerie line, have changed the way black women are viewed as consumers. Fenty Beauty, for instance, debuted with 40 shades, many of which were for darker skin and not previously widely available. She has since added 10 more foundation shades to her makeup line and is planning more. The brand has been praised for being inclusive to women of all skin tones, from rich, dark complexions to very light ones.