|Posted by Veronica Blakely on December 25, 2011 at 9:10 PM||comments (1)|
Americans Rank Mixed Race People Ahead of Blacks Socially
By Jay Scott Smith - 8:25 AM on 12/21/2011
DETROIT - It is one of the black community's most pervasive issues, one that held on through slavery, reconstruction, Jim Crow, and the Civil Rights movement: dark skinned vs. light skinned. A recent study shows that people of mixed race are placed below whites socially, but ahead of blacks, adding more fue...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Veronica Blakely on June 23, 2011 at 12:24 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Veronica Blakely on January 17, 2011 at 5:53 PM||comments (0)|
Are black women invisible? A new study says yes.
By Britni Danielle
By Clutch Magazine
9:26 AM on 01/14/2011
It seems like an odd question, especially considering how the media has been clamoring over the recent debut of OWN, The Oprah Winfrey Network, or how Michelle Obama took the nation, and the world, by storm when she swept grandly into the White House, but for the rest of us..."re...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Veronica Blakely on January 7, 2011 at 10:36 AM||comments (1)|
8:34 AM on 01/07/2011
Lil' Wayne's back in the hot seat. The lyrics from his new single "Right Above" have pissed off some of his fans, a few of whom areRead Full Post »
|Posted by Veronica Blakely on December 30, 2010 at 12:49 PM||comments (0)|
Love has no shape, shade, size or color; however, interracial dating has been a controversial topic for years. What is your opinion on the issue?
Note: Please refrain from using foul language. Thanks
|Posted by Veronica Blakely on December 22, 2010 at 11:35 PM||comments (0)|
Black students still favor lighter skin, study finds
By: Kai Beasley, Black College WirePosted: 9/12/07
A majority of African American students polled at aMidwestern university say lighter complexions are more attractive than darkerones, according to a study conducted by researchers from two Louisiana schools.
The results, taken from a sample of 100 students, indicated that 96 percent ofthe men preferred a medium to light c...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Veronica Blakely on December 22, 2010 at 11:27 PM||comments (0)|
Sporting Isn't It?
Baseball,basketball, football or golf
The sport doesn't matter you see?
Because the women some brothers prefer
Do not have dark skin like me.
I flip the pages of the magazines
And get excited when I see your face
But I frown when I see your woman
Is from another race.
Brothers, you are free to choose who you want
And I know that love has no color
But you see...Read Full Post »