India’s unfair obsession with lighter skin

The Dark is Beautiful campaign hopes to halt India’s huge appetite for skin whitening products, and has a new champion in film star Nandita Das who says, ‘‘Indians are very racist. There is so much pressure that perpetuates this idea that fair is the ideal…”

Read the rest of Monisha Rajesh’s story in The Guardian

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