Daughter dating black guy
Asia Diggs Meador, 33, had never considered marrying outside her race.The Memphis attorney had always talked about finding the Cliff to her Clair and having brown babies for a real-life Cosby Show family.Though Black men are still twice as likely as Black women to date outside their race, it seems more and more of us are becoming open to dating beyond the color line.It's complicated Toya Lachon, 43, of Washington, D.
"I knew we were going to have struggles as an interracial couple. He was willing to give up those relatives."Eventually some relatives came around and even danced at the wedding. They didn't attend the marriage ceremony, and Michael hasn't spoken to them in two years.
In screenshots of the conversation, which were uploaded to Facebook, he said: ‘You can go to hell. Anna uploaded the pictures as she felt it was ‘important for people to see that racism is very much alive’. Racist much.’ Her dad made no effort to deny it, replying ‘Yes I am, you’re dead to me’. She said: ‘He has told me that if I ever dated a black guy that I will and would be dead to him.
The vile messages were first delivered after Anna uploaded a picture of Phillip and herself in their matching red formal wear. To which Anna said: ‘K.’ ‘I’m cancelling your phone Monday, you can’t do this I’m done with you.’ Anna then responded saying ‘I didn’t do anything wrong’, to which he added: ‘Shut the f*** up you have no right to talk to me anymore.
She and her best friend even stopped talking for a month over a disagreement about something Michael, a Republican, had posted on Facebook."[My friends] said, "Asia, you were so down for the cause." I'm like, "I'm not down for the cause anymore?
My struggles as a Black woman leading a legal department of a multistate corporation have just gone away? "It was almost like they treated it as if I had switched sides, and I was no longer down for the cause because I married a White guy. It's also not fair to him."Initially a few members of Michael's family were not supportive of the relationship.