Judy Eddy/African-American author, poet, feminist, producer, civil rights activist and overall amazing woman Maya Angelou has devoted much of her life to giving an honest look inside black culture, particularly from a female point of view.
So it might come as a surprise that during one of the most racially tumultuous eras in American history Angelou married aspiring Greek musician Tosh Angelos in 1951.
In his will, she is described simply as the “negro girl Melvinia.” After his death, she was torn away from the people and places she knew and shipped to Georgia.
Eve E had no qualms about getting her swirl on with mogul and race-car driver Maximillion Cooper.
White men don’t find black women attractive, or they will not make you a wife. I am a heterosexual man, therefore, I am attracted to WOMEN, of any race.
Question: Do all white men think all Black women are hoochie mama, welfare, child bearing, uneducated b******?
Jessica), one that is also revealing of the unwillingness of most whites to fully face and thoroughly assess the rape and sexual coercion of black women by white men–likely hundreds of thousands of times, over 350 or so years of our 400 year history.
It may, perhaps, be a weak start toward that assessment.