Ala. Democrat: 99 percent of whites would force daughters to abort mixed-race babies

Alabama Rep. Alvin Holmes charged Tuesday that 99 percent of his white colleagues would force their daughters to have abortions if they were impregnated by black men.

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Why I Don’t Sleep With White Guys

I live in a predominately white city. Everywhere I went, I was white men’s object (emphasis on object) of desire. I was being objectified, exoticized and sexualized for being one of few coloured girls in a sea of white men.

Community Village‘s insight:

At first I wasn’t going to share this because I didn’t see a photo in the post. However, this post seems to have hit a nerve with a lot of people. When I scooped it, the photo above was pulled in by Scoop.it. I don’t think she’s the author – but it’s a photo 🙂

Here’s my favorite line from this article:

“As a mixed-race girl, I also found it unsettling that the colour of my skin allowed people to label me as “Black,” or as something tropical and exotic — it was always one of the two.”

Emphasis is mine.

@getgln

See on www.huffingtonpost.ca

Notorious in the Neighborhood with Joshua Rothman, Ph.D.

Notorious in the Neighborhood Sex and Families Across the Color Line in Virginia, 1787-1861 “Laws and cultural norms militated against interracial sex in Virginia before the Civil War.

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Interracial Mating from The W. Kamau Bell Curve Ending Racism in About an Hour

Via Scoop.itHilarious Comedians

Excerpt from The W. Kamau Bell Curve: Ending Racism in About an Hour. The Comedy Central Stage in Los Angeles in 2008.
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