This post isn’t really about cultural appropriation, which is real.
And my friend Malia Lazu does a much better job of looking at colorism here -
The Bruno Mars real controversy? Race is make believe.
I’m still regretting all the grief I gave her about whether she was Black or Puerto Rican in the immature understanding of identity politics of my early twenties.
Write something about yourself. No need to be fancy, just an overview.