White celebrities dating black men
So here are photos of the Black celebrities who got married this year. Just like in Toni’s clever story, The Caged Bird and the Free Bird, Black men are dating out yet telling Black women reasons why they should not. Interracial dating is no longer taboo or a thing for just the fellas.
But the black character Olivia Pope (played by Kerry Washington), a Washington, DC, crisis manager on the ABC show “Scandal,” is routinely savaged online for having a fictional affair with the show’s married, white president of the United States. They think it’s no big deal, but it is,” said Christelyn Karazin, co-author with Janice Roshalle Littlejohn of the book “Swirling: How to Date, Mate, and Relate Mixing Race, Culture and Creed.” Karazin also writes the blog Beyond Black & White, runs an online forum of the same name and is brand ambassador to the interracial dating site. “Why do you have to be brave to date whomever the hell you want to? The pair lives happily in California with their three kids and Christelyn Karazin’s daughter from a previous relationship.Meanwhile, said Karazin, the rate of out-of-wedlock births to black women is 72 to 80 percent — up to 100 percent in some communities.Some of the ills facing black men, particularly high incarceration rates for relatively minor crimes, are unfair to them.Following the announcement of her nuptials with Gumball 3000 creator Maximillion Cooper, the Twittersphere went into a frenzy with varied reactions.Some of it was hate and some of was desire to follow in her footsteps to what some perceived to be a beard/sugar daddy relationship.