In American society, everyday racism is still alive, even if some people claim it's a thing of the past.
Despite the advances we've made, even in places where you find so-called "diversity," something more insidious remains: colorism. Colorism is a form of discrimination that people of color apply even among themselves.
This week, DNA has been covering the fashion industry for a strand called "It's Not What it Seams." But one can't talk about this industry without addressing the much bigger issue of colorism.