Yearly Archives: 2014

Road to Recovery

By Susanna Deepthi Injustice against women has been rampant this past year. Reports of children and women being raped have made us uncomfortable. What has been our reaction to it all?  Is it that of anger, wanting to fight for justice? Is it a sense of sadness and sympathy for the affected individuals? Is it […]

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Crown You Beautiful

Introduction by Kavitha Emmanuel The message from the Dark is Beautiful campaign is always simply this: The value and worth of people should not be based on their skin colour. Discrimination on the basis of skin colour IS de-humanizing irrespective of cultural or ethnic backgrounds. I have had people of varying skin tones write to us […]

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While We Battle the Violence of UNFAIR Advertising….

While We Battle the Violence of UNFAIR Advertising….

By Kavitha Emmanuel | Founder & Director, WOW Image: ASCI (www.ascionline.org) A resounding ‘Thank You’ to the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) for introducing new guidelines for fairness products advertisements. While we eagerly await the formalization of these guidelines let’s face the fact that these guidelines will not end skin colour bias from among […]

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Hue: A Matter of Colour, features the Dark is Beautiful Campaign at the International Film Festival, 2014

Hue: A Matter of Colour, features the Dark is Beautiful Campaign at the International Film Festival, 2014

February, 2014  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: HUE: A MATTER OF COLOUR screening at the International Film Festival, Mumbai The Dark is Beautiful Campaign is featured in this documentary with a story that reveals the toxic effects of skin colour bias in the country    Chennai, 1stFebruary 2014: Sepia Films, Canada and Women of Worth, the Chennai […]

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