Three of my favorite feminists talk about the “unwed black woman” meme. An excerpt from Joan Morgan,
This whole industry is approached from the idea that there’s something wrong with black women and that we need to be fixed. And even more offensively, “I can provide you the solution for that.” Is Steve Harvey really the guy you wanna end up with? Like, truly, is that your ideal?
This is not My Fair Lady. I’m just trying to really not slip into the full range of expression for what a bunch of bloody fuckery I think it is.
An interview with Jennifer Baumgartner at the Rumpus.
Loving this way better post on “being Amber Cole’s father.”