Blackface For Good: Only With the Right Foundation?

Is there ever a “right way” for someone to make themselves up in Blackface? Nope.

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But is there a difference between (a) the inherently exploitative act of Blackfacing and (b) experimenting with¬†cultural and cosmetic aspects of identity in an equitable, inclusive, constructive, and respectful¬†way? I think the answer to that one is “Maybe“, but I’m a European/American White guy. Continue reading “Blackface For Good: Only With the Right Foundation?”