Jill scott on black men dating white women
But something in me just knew he didn't marry a sister. My body showed no reaction to my inner pinch, but the sting was there, quiet like a mosquito under a summer dress. Did the reality of his relationship somehow diminish his soul's credibility? One could easily dispel the wince as racist or separatist, but that's not how I was brought up. I was taught that every man should be judged by his deeds and not his color, and I firmly stand where my grandmother left me.
Although my guess hit the mark, when my friend told me his wife was indeed Caucasian, I felt my spirit...wince. African people worldwide are known to be welcoming and open-minded.
Now I ride for my folks, but we certainly are no more "welcoming and open-minded" than any other group of people.
“I thought about it a lot,” she said about the possibility of having more children. I don’t ever want to do single motherhood again.” “I keep my village together.
I’ve got some really incredible friends who look out for me and look out for my son. He takes time to spend with his son.”“If you’re scared of me, I will eat you. I’ll end up doing all that and feel and about it.” “The biggest pointer for a man dealing with me is that you have to treat me like a person, and you have to treat me like a lady,” she said.
There’s no point in me dating someone who’s afraid of me because I can walk all over you.
He is an athlete, loves his momma, and is happily married to a White woman.
If you can’t really love your own, how can you really love others?
For whatever reason, the talk show's white co-hosts Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Joy Behar said very little about the issue (Barbara Walters was absent), but black panelists Sherri Shepherd and Whoopi Goldberg didn't hold their tongues on the matter.
In a nutshell, Scott said that she feels betrayed when black men partner with white women because white women have been placed on pedestals since slavery, while black women were denigrated.
And both artists have been called racists and bigots for their comments about interracial dating and marriage, particularly those involving black men and white women in the United States.
The criticisms of their comments, while well-meant, offer a perfect opportunity to show how racism and bigotry can be easily and ‘My new friend is handsome, African-American, intelligent and seemingly wealthy…I admit when I saw his wedding ring, I privately hoped.