Tag: black

June 12 is for Loving

On June 12, 1967, the United States struck down anti-miscegenation laws in the famous Supreme Court case, Loving v. Virginia.  Festivals have sprung up around the country to celebrate June 12 as “Loving Day” and there is even an official lovingday.org…

Monday’s Links We Love and Love to Hate

A Breakdown of the latest race, gender and just plain interesting news popping up on the web: — Love:  Black Twitter’s Reaction to Sally Mae’s  anniversary. — Love:  “Sally, Sally” I can’t afford my hair.” The above video, Tuition, a…

Well, color me surprised: did Senator John McCain’s son marry a sista?

The Washington Post  reports that Jack McCain, a Navy pilot and son of Senator John McCain got married over the weekend to Renee Swift, an Air Force reserve captain. I am pouring over the pics from the wedding and I am…

Links: Zoe Saldana says “people of color don’t exist” and true interracial (Nazi?) love

  So actress Zoe Saldana says “people of color don’t exist” i.e., she doesn’t see race. . . because she lives in Narnia? My initial response was But that would be immature and isn’t a very intellectual response to what…