Blacks and dating and jews
In 2016…hell almost 2017, you would think that folks wouldn’t trip over interracial dating.But social media continues to let us know that prejudice thinking individuals are still alive and well.Shais Rishon and Y-Love In yeshivas, they are sometimes taunted as “monkeys” or with the Yiddish epithet for blacks.At synagogues and kosher restaurants, they engender blank stares.
Sadly, for most of these 120,000 immigrants, it is a fairytale that does not have a happy ending.When news broke that Serena Williams was engaged to Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian, a White man, as usual, folks got to talking.I hate to say it, but every time a Black woman—or man for that matter—gets engaged to a member of another race or ethnicity, prejudice and racist folks alike come a stomping. But to outright judge a celebrity who you do not know…and frankly fellas, had a VERY small chance of snagging is just ridiculous.Serena and Alexis are engaged and appear to be happy.She’s had relationships with more than a few brothas…and hell, it didn’t pan out. Not saying a brotha couldn’t snag her for the long haul, but it wasn’t like she didn’t give yal a chance.
” Have fun sloshing around in the gray-black slush that lines our fine streets in wintertime (not to mention the resultant salt ring). Which is why one of the Jewish accomplishments I’m most proud of—right up there with Rabbi Nechunya ben Ha Kana figuring out the universe was 15.3 billion years old in the 1st century—was that we realized two-and-a-half millenia ago that Valentine’s Day works a lot better in the summer.