What Dark-Skinned People Will Never Tell You

What Dark-Skinned People Will Never Tell You

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  1. uyfugbug766546
    uyfugbug766546 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Why do they feel obligated to agree with what the white-skins say? White-skins say dark-skins not pretty so dark-skins also agree to it? I beg to differ. I enjoy interacting with humans regardless of skin colors. I personally think that what differentiates us is our cultural backgrounds and how we perceive the world.

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  2. c4ndycupcak3z
    c4ndycupcak3z 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I am not American so maybe it is just a huge awful cultural difference but in England we want to be darker, people go to extreme to become darker and even risking their health to do so! I am extremely pale, I get comments, my son is like myself and his dad is dark toned, I always get comments 'is he always this pale?', 'is he ill?', 'oh he needs to go outside and get some sun on him'!! I always thought that if I had this amazing darker tone that I would and be more prettier, more popular, more accepted and I would even cry about it and use all these awful fake tanning products to try and achieve 'my dream', I think people forget beauty standard is different in general all across the world, it isnt 'white washing', its a matter of fact and in England I think it would be rare to find a woman who has not used any tanning product or to lay out in the sun just become darker.

    I want to add aswell that my sister inlaw is Filipino, she is very dark toned and even used whitening cream! She said I could become 'famous' for my skin tone, she hopes dearly that her child will be born lighter like my brother inlaw and yet he wants the baby to be dark toned because its viewed as 'exotic', I generally think and please correct me if I am wrong that these people have low self confidence and they believe it is due to their skin tone that is making them feel like this, Ive been there myself but you need to accept and just own it in the end, what people view as beauty is different from one another, its personal

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  3. Jayson Taraji
    Jayson Taraji 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I'm dark skined and I am absolutely beautiful.i love myself.

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  4. Louise DutchMusic
    Louise DutchMusic 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Thank you for making such an interesting video. Everybody is beautifull the way he or she is and skin colour or gender doesn't change that. Be as you are 🌹 And I feel sorry that people still think about dark skin as being bad. I think people with a dark skin colour are just as beautifull ❤

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  5. Chante' Bennett
    Chante' Bennett 12 April, 2017, 11:05
  6. Mohamed Amiin
    Mohamed Amiin 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    if only we could stop racism……..i believe skin colour is not a big issue that we should argue about

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  7. contelecon 2725
    contelecon 2725 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    To the latino guy who said he want a latino to play james bond…the reaction if i say a white guy to play an black,latino role..what an hypocrite

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  8. CupCakeQueenPR
    CupCakeQueenPR 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I'm Very Dark In Real Life 🙂 But I know Theres many role models that are dark.

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  9. Aakash Hamal
    Aakash Hamal 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    every colour is beautiful <3

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  10. Chandu sake
    Chandu sake 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I'm dark & I'm proud of it…
    yes, dark people are beautiful. ..

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  11. rose isles
    rose isles 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    to the people in the video and to those that feel that way about their skin color, you have to be your biggest fan because no one else will. society will drag you at times, be prejudice, or just hate you and the last thing you need is to make yourself feel that way.

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  12. Kayla Mccleary
    Kayla Mccleary 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I'm black white and Cuban, in my school to some people they are better than me because of my skin color.Imcluding someone who called me the n-word.

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  13. sayantani raxit
    sayantani raxit 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    it is so weird that people want to consider white skin as beautiful..yet the market is flourishing with spray tanning and fake tans

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  14. Ajeli sim
    Ajeli sim 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Honestly all of the people in the video were so good looking wth… we white people tend to look like uncooked chicken tbh

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  15. PotatHoe
    PotatHoe 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Mushrooms are like humans, they're all different shapes, sizes, and colours.

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  16. Manasi Udgirkar
    Manasi Udgirkar 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I am a fair skinned Indian girl. I would have never cared if it wasn't for the other people around me who are not as fair, who suddenly come up to me and "compliment" me that I am fair. Growing up, I liked the compliments but now I realized that it is not even something to be complimented about. The melanin in my skin is nothing to think about because I have not attributed a single bit to it. It was inherited and no one should be judged by the Inherited values that a person cannot change. No matter what a person's colour complexion, It is high time that people are judged only on their choices and not on something they were born with.

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  17. The Arty Llama
    The Arty Llama 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Wow, I feel sorry for people in America. It's nothing like this in Australia.

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  18. Mima Yui
    Mima Yui 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Well, I don't know why people want to be white. Honestly I would love to be dark skinned. Its beautiful!!

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  19. Cee V.F
    Cee V.F 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I find this so ironic I'm Latina but I look white and even till this day I hate having pale skin. Always wanted to be at least 3 to 4 shades darker. I remember sitting in the sun and getting a scar on my skin from litetally burning myself trying to achieve at least something close to that Korean girl maybe even darker!😂😂😂😥😭😭😭

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  20. Nevaeh Ivory
    Nevaeh Ivory 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I cried so much

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  21. adabel yuka
    adabel yuka 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    you guys are beautiful though

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  22. Teddy Bear
    Teddy Bear 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    god i love being white

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  23. Dabking 68
    Dabking 68 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    No one is born racist

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  24. Madi W
    Madi W 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I hate that racism is still something that America has yet to overcome

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  25. Lillian Li
    Lillian Li 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    As an Asian women I am very dark because I am tanned. I live in Australia and Asians get tanned easily. When I go back to visit my family, some people on the streets stare at me and my family always talks about how dark I am and stuff.

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  26. toni t
    toni t 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    Sooo?? You're in america now where ppl dont care abt your skin tone anymore. Quit whining already. I am a dark skin asian so I know how it feels growing up in asia. I dont care how dark my skin gets anymore now that i am in america. So really…quit whining pls.

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  27. Mariana Alvarez
    Mariana Alvarez 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    My school is an all white school. And there only about 5 Mexicans in the whole entire school I get made fun of just cuz I'm Mexican it sucks that they don't understand how much it hurts when they say to go mow there lawn or ask me where my green card. They just don't understand and I'm sorry they got taught to be like that so rude and racist

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  28. Moon Light
    Moon Light 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I have dark skin, but since I have good people in my life, I have been told that my skin colour is beautiful and that lot's of people want the same skin colour.

    But sometimes it feels kinda weird being with friends that have lighter skin.

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  29. Devin Lee
    Devin Lee 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    do they want me to feel bad for them or…………… not sure whats happening here

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  30. Gasper Davila
    Gasper Davila 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I loved Tanha's message to the world, it was really heartfelt. She's such a sweetheart. 💕

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    PEACHES n ALIENS 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I remember that I was taking to a friend of mine and I saw her bracelet and I said "Oh! You're a catholic?" And she said "Yeah," "ur surprised because of my skin color," and I replied "no, that's not why I was surprised, it was because of ur personality…"

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  32. Turklarisha
    Turklarisha 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    i wish i had more meline in my skin like them dark skinned girls are human and beautiful !

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  33. Wednesday Castillo
    Wednesday Castillo 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I hate it when someone assumes that ,just because you're Hispanic, you're in the United States illegally.

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  34. Tavish Sharma
    Tavish Sharma 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    0:41 – oh god this female. 😍❤

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  35. Qveen Babii
    Qveen Babii 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    But there is a difference between dark skinned and tan. People who purposely make their dark and people who are naturally like that. But really people just need to stop looking at skin and look at heart cause this crap is crazy. 🙄

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  36. slowtown sierra
    slowtown sierra 12 April, 2017, 11:05


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  37. Taylor Anderson
    Taylor Anderson 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    It would be awesome to have dark skin!

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  38. Diana S.
    Diana S. 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    All people are beautiful❤️

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  39. Michelle Nyatero
    Michelle Nyatero 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I love this series called "Scandal" because they break each and every stereotype about being black. A guy in my class was asked what he finds in an ideal woman and he said," light skin" and I was so offended. And he is a black guy brought up in black Africa.

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  40. Lizzy Rose :3
    Lizzy Rose :3 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    I'm Mexican, I'm dark skinned and I've always been self conscious about my skin color. People have always said pale people are beautiful but dark skinned people can never be as pretty. Just the other day a girl in my class told another girl that guys prefer light skinned Latinas, not "morenas" ones and i felt so self conscious.

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  41. Just A Girl, N
    Just A Girl, N 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    There message had me crying because I go through this things everyday. I have been going through this for a while now and it's not fair to a six year old to grow up thinking they aren't beautiful or they aren't enough. I think for a while I might have forgotten that.

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  42. Tyler Durden
    Tyler Durden 12 April, 2017, 11:05

    the best thing is cut those tongues that called you black with discriminative tone.

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