My Black is … Resilient
Jessica’s retail manager told her to own someone else’s problem by changing up her appearance. Instead of conforming, she learned how to embrace her differences and thrive in the face of rejection.
My Black is … Unshakeable
Despite experiencing a biased encounter with law enforcement, Alexander finds strength in embracing his culture.
My Black is … Beautiful – Period
Even before Nicole became a mother, she wanted Avery to know: Black is beautiful.
My Black is … Aware
As one of the few black kids at a predominantly white elementary school, Marcus’s father taught him to understand and embrace his differences.
My Black is … Confident
After experiencing racial bias in the seventh grade, Princess encourages young girls to be proud of their skin and comfortable with who they are.