He's too "light" and Richard Williams' darker skin paired with his no nonsense attitude affected how he was received by whites in the sport.
But go ahead and misrepresent the conversation. #colorism
No, you guys. This conversation about #colorism isn't going away.
It's just getting started.
This is going to get dealt with.
Yes, color is part of the story.
Everytime they come at you with the tired "oh! So you're saying I'm not black enough" argument, you need to hit them with the facts
And keep the conversation there.
*The distribution of resources*
Or rather, you place more emphasis on the cultural access while I'm aiming at the power, resources & privileges.
You'll get stuck in that stupid label debate forever. A Scam.
Now. Let's talk about why the "black people" who look like YOU get everything.
Higher paying jobs
Higher marriage rates
Over-representation in media
Shorter prison sentences
Access to better neighborhoods