The exact physical features that white people have historically crucified us for are now desirable to them: pouty lips, brown sun kissed skin, voluminous curly hair, and curvy bodies. So they turn to darker makeup, plastic surgery, and Instagram filters that alter their skin tone. Can we start a thread and post all of the white girls cosplaying as black women on Instagram? So she started a thread about some of the guilty parties, and what ensued was a lengthy discussion about blackface, race, denial, and what white women can gain by trying to look Black. I asked Wanna about starting this conversation.
Top definition. Black Girls unknown. One of the most beautiful races of women on Earth. Black girls have curves natural ones, I should add , class, style, and most times rhythm. Although there are a few Kfc'chickeniqua ratchet black girls out there, most real black women know how to carry themselves.
Missing white woman syndrome is a phenomenon noted by social scientists    and media commentators of the extensive media coverage , especially in television ,  of missing person cases involving young, white , upper-middle-class women or girls. The phenomenon is defined as the Western media 's undue focus on upper-middle-class white women who disappear, with the disproportionate degree of coverage they receive being compared to cases of missing women of color , women of lower social classes and missing men or boys. PBS news anchor Gwen Ifill is said to be the originator of the phrase.
For centuries, black women's physical features have been seen as undesirable because of our inability to conform with "mainstream," Eurocentric beauty standards. And yet time and time again, when a famous white woman adopts those features endemic to women of color, it's considered "cool," "pretty," or "trendy. Just look at the discussion around Kylie Jenner's lips.