Tag: inter-racial

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…

Scandal: Sex, Subtext and Subversion

This post was originally entitled “The Best Critique / Defense of Olivia Pope You Will Ever Read” but since the original title is much more succinct and honestly perfect, we decided to keep it. On November 23, 2013, I was scrolling down…

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…