These relationships were no different than those in my racial category except for one dirty little issue: race.
Most of these relationships did not succeed or fail because of race, but it was disturbing to me that race and the stereotypes attached to them were ever an issue in the first place.
But ladies, don’t front like you haven’t experienced that pain yourself.
Fed Up says it in her letter — “we have seen them pass us over for white or women of other races.” It’s yet another minority group that struggles with image and inferiority issues being told they’re not good enough.
In encouraging black women to date and marry interracially, the book has joined a broadening debate in recent years fueled by the blogosphere, the entertainment industry and comments by prominent African Americans.
And in this case, we are the commodity and the new market is men of other races." Folan is the author of "Don't Bring Home a White Boy: And Other Notions That Keep Black Women From Dating Out," published this month by Karen Hunter, an imprint of Pocket Books.
Percentages of Black men and women dating outside their races have increased significantly over the last decade.Shouldn't we be able to date non black women since black women not really into us?I have no problem with them only wanting darker black men but can we be able to date other races of women without black people complaining or being labeled a sellout?You'll never see a average or broke light skinned man with multiple kids by black women or living off black women it's always the darker ones because black women like them much more so they don't have to bring much to the table. Tyler Perry cast a Latin man as the great love interest of black actress Taraji P.