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Indian Teens Need the 'Dark Is Beautiful' Message

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

One of my friends is a great badminton player but her mother limits her time playing in the sun in case it darkens her skin. I myself see the ads on TV that suggest a girl like me, with brown skin, will have trouble finding a husband.

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