Dating in the dark actress
Scarlett Johansson is in no rush to get back into the dating scene following her split from estranged husband Romain Dauriac.
The Avengers star opened up about her love life during an appearance on Howard Stern's Sirius XM show Monday, March 27.
“I’ve always shopped on the sale rack and I’ve always been the girl flipping through the hangers trying to find the best deal.
In my haste to deal with some of the self-esteem issues this sister had, I skipped over her real question.
But after doing some research on the connection between a black woman’s marriageability and her skin color, I realized that this woman was giving voice to a dating problem many melanin-rich women have encountered: colorism Colorism is defined as discrimination against darker-skinned people, especially among members of the same ethnic or racial group.You’ve probably encountered colorism when you heard sayings like, “if you’re white, you’re right,” or “you’re pretty for a dark-skinned girl.” But did you know that research has shown that lighter skin can not only give individuals certain privileges in job opportunities, politics and the justice system, but that it also impacts one’s marriageability?In a recent study, economists explored how dark skin has been associated with being poor, evil, ratchet or ugly and how this consequently has impacted whether or not someone is seen as attractive and therefore, valuable as a life partner. Sometimes you have characters that aren't even there – you just have to imagine them. Are the Wachowskis as much of a force this time around? It was a guerrilla kind of shoot, all over the world, where you'd just try to stay as open and flexible as possible when on set.