Fair & (not so) Lovely

A conversation on white supremacy, mental colonization, and anti-Blackness in the Indian community.

The title of this podcast episode, “Fair & Lovely”, is named after a popular skin-lightening cream in India that has further perpetuated white supremacy, internalized racism, colorism, casteism, and anti-Blackness within the Indian community. Source: Mintel (TK)

KFC: Hi, everyone! Welcome to FearLESS. I’m Kay Francesca Coelho and today I’m here with Aparna. Aparna and I first met on Medium — I read an article she wrote and felt her frustration on anti-Blackness in the Indian community. We will talk about that in our