I used to tell hoes I was dark light or off white
“There’s just this stigma of self-hatred [within] the black community. People wanna say that they’re part Native American or mixed, or anything other than black. We’re raised to believe that there’s something better about not being fully black, something eccentric about it. I’m saying I used to tell girls that I was mixed, which is a bold-faced lie! I’m light skinned and I used to lean on that because that’s something a lot of black people pride themselves on and it’s weird. I would even go lengths to lie and say that I’m mixed or biracial when in another light, I’d fight if a n——a said that I talked white.” — Chancellor Bennett
From this interview with MTV.
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