Tights are certainly in fashion, but I still wear hose. I usually only wear them with boots and a skirt or dress with a hemline that hits just a bit above the boots, since like you I"m suuuuuper white and if too much of the hose show, it becomes pretty obvious the differential between my skin tone and the hose.
"And politically correct is the worst term, not just because it’s dismissive, but because it narrows down the whole social justice spectrum to this idea that it’s about being polite instead of about dismantling the oppressive social structure of power.
Fun Fact: When you actively avoid being “PC,” you’re not being forward-thinking or unique. You’re buying into systems of oppression that have existed since before you were even born, and you’re keeping those systems in place."
Stolen.