The "Light Girls" documentary will air on January 19 on OWN. In a new trailer, women recall the taunts and insults they've received because of their complexion. Image activist Michaela Angela Davis says in the clip, "Black women have been cultured to compare and not connect."
Love and Hip Hop's Nya Lee shows a scar on her neck from a violent encounter she had. Other interviewees include Essence Atkins and Keke Wyatt.
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