“Real Talk: Stop Saying Black Women Don’t Get Married”

http://www.essence.com/2013/01/09/real-talk-stop-saying-black-women-dont-get-married/ I thought this article was great and a well appropriate note to end on. In my opinion it sums up what I have realized over the course of writing this blog: Black women do get married! Writer Demetria L. Lucas explains that Black women do indeed get married; however, there is more coverage when […]

“Solution to SBW Crisis: Black Women Should Just Marry Each Other”

Please take note of the overt sarcasm in this article. It also has some expletive language, but I thought the writer highlighted great points which is why I chose to write about it. http://www.clutchmagonline.com/2013/02/solution-to-sbw-crisis-black-women-should-just-marry-each-other/ This article is a lot more playful and sarcastic than the other articles I have written about. I think this article serves […]

“Myth-Busting the Black Marriage ‘Crisis’ Panic over single black women is unfounded. Two black scholars have the numbers to prove it.”

http://www.theroot.com/views/myth-busting-black-marriage-crisis?page=0,0 So, I understand that this article is a bit older than what is required, but I loved it and thought it was a perfect fit for my topic. Editor Jenée Desmond-Harris published this article for The Root highlighting the alleged  “marriage crisis” that has been going around regarding African-Americans. In this article, researchers Ivory A. Toldson, Ph.D […]