A brief history of blackface just in time for Halloween

October 31, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Blair L. M. Kelley It’s Halloween again and, evidently, it’s the season for people around the world to put on blackface. Blackface first made the news this holiday season when a former Dancing with the Stars participantdarkened her skin to “honor” her favorite actor fromOrange is the New Black. News recently broke of a group of Italian fashion executives including designerAlessandro Dell’Acqu...

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