From him, there was not even a single thought that #Black Lives Matter was exclusionary.
Having a constant ally in the fight against prejudice and racial inequality is not only the pillar of support you find in every great relationship, but also proof that there's no inherent bias, just injustice. When you hang out in packs, it looks like a United Colors of Benetton ad.
Seeing my natural reactions of fear to the police flipped a switch in him that helped him understand the overwhelming and constant anxiety that comes with being black in America.
We live in a beautiful time where it's increasingly common to see interracial couples together. Every time I go to Des Moines, it's a new adventure.
Does is it mean that the stigma of dating outside your race is a thing of the past? Here's an inside look at the complicated lives of mixed-race couples.
Whites are privileged in this society and having what they have serves as validation for a lot of people.
Successful minorities love to say, “You're privileged but I'm so smart and awesome and financially secure that I have the same, if not better, house, car, and woman as you.”Need evidence that some black men see dating a white woman as a sign of their success?
Dating someone from a different race exposes you to cultures that you otherwise might be closed off from.
I'm always into learning, but with your significant other by your side, learning about traditions, visiting other countries, or just eating different kinds of foods is an even more enriching experience.2. Unfortunately, we still live in a world where racism is very much alive. It's hard to get used to other people fetishizing our children, but between the two of us, imagining how beautiful our kids are going to be isn't the worst way to pass the time.