How digital beauty filters perpetuate colorism

How digital beauty filters perpetuate colorism

Excellent piece on how an ancient form of prejudice about skin colour is flourishing in the modern internet age. A reminder that Snapchat, Instagram, TikTok can feel markedly different to everyone who doesn’t have the skin colour that is (explicitly or implicitly) considered the norm.


From Weekly Filet #359, in August 2021.

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