Dear Jussie,

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I think at this point everyone is up to date with the latest of the Jussie Smollett “Not-So Hate Crime” Saga that has us all heartbroken and disappointed.

After weeks of thorough investigation, the 36-year-old Empire co-star was arrested for filing a false report. Initial reports said that he was brutally attacked by two men with a homophobic, racist and political agenda which was then revealed through evidence to be fake as he orchestrated the incident.

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Shades of Colorism

February strikes Black History Month, a time to celebrate black culture, drive black empowerment, highlight black success and salute black heroes. It began in a way of paying homage to important people and events in the history of the African Diaspora.

Black people have faced many challenges over the years and we slowly but surely triumph. However, one of the biggest issue we face in today’s society is Colorism.

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