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After viewing the available data, we can see that although fewer black women are “now married”, more black women than Black men have been married at least once.
I once had a one-night-stand tell me that I “didn’t smell like other black people,” as if I were one of those hairless cats, an animal bred to be less offensive to his senses.This is often cited as one of the causes of lower marriage rates among Black women. While Black men marry white women at twice rate that Black women marry White men, i In 2012 The U.S Census Bureau released a report that studied the history of marriage in the United States.Quoting Spicysweet101: Though relationships between black men and white women were considered very taboo at one point, due to blk men and wht women asserting their right to be together, such couple are pretty mainstream now eventhough spotlight has always been put on the black women's anger and the white men's displeasure over bm/ww couples.Now that more white men and black women are dating and marrying I am seeing the same angry and disapproving reactions coming from black men and white women when they come across wm/bw couples. I and my my date usually get shocked or evil stares coming from white women and we have gotten dirty looks and a few rude (under their breath) comments from black men.Last holiday season gave me plenty of food for thought on this all too familiar and often uncomfortable racially-tinged question.
One of my male relatives brought home a date for Thanksgiving who could have been Barbie's twin sister.
But just as she turned around to say something to the man who’d spent the last two songs with his hands on her hips, he suddenly recoiled away from her, his face twisted in monstrous disgust.
“Oh, gross,” he shouted over the music, “you’re black.” These are the horror stories that women of color share with each other over spooky campfires.
It was a dark and stormy night—not that K could tell, considering she was three shots of vodka deep into her Saturday night and dancing with reckless abandon to Top 40 music at a college party.
Everything was going well: her hair looked great, she was surrounded by her friends, and she was dancing with a pretty cute guy she’d just met on the dance floor.
Also in 2014 just under half or 48% of black women had never been married which is up from 44% in 2008 and 42.7% in 2005.