By Jewel Wicker. Photography by Andy Jackson. By Aiyana Ishmael. By Kara Nesvig. By The Justice Education Project.
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An inspirational teen with an incredible mission. Read more about her on our site. Link in our bio. So if you're from Africa, why are you white? Over , Namibians are white — they mostly live in Windhoek, the capital, where Clarisse was born and raised. Many are descended from the Germans who colonised the country in the Nineteenth Century, while others are of South African, British and Portuguese descent. She said: "I love my country. Where else does the Skeleton Coast meet the desert and where else can you see the Big Five at one lodge?
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At 11, Sasha Bennington is too young to remember the days when Jordan was just a country and being branded 'fake' was something to be ashamed of. But maybe the youngster's biggest tragedy is that her mother, Jayne, 31, is in no hurry to paint a picture of how it used to be. All about the look: Sasha Bennington is just 11 but her mother loves the way she looks. Jayne is talking breezily about how Sasha had her first set of false nails glued on at eight, and now enjoys the sort of rigorous beauty regime - hair extensions, fake tans, pedicures - that was once the preserve of porn stars and Dolly Parton, not school children from Burnley in Lancashire. Still, times have changed. All girls their age are.
Beauty pageants are more than just fashion shows , talent competitions, and discussions of world peace — in fact, they often end up being the source of plenty of scandal and drama. One of the reasons why pageants seem to breed scandal is the fact that the contestants are put on the highest of pedestals. They are supposed to embody both inner and outer beauty — essentially, we expect them to be all-around perfect. So when people discover that a beauty queen might be less than flawless, chaos is bound to ensue. With that in mind, here are 10 of the most controversial pageant moments of all time.