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He also mentioned that his cousins made fun of him. But Michael said that because of these experiences, he enters most interactions with Black women believing that they will find him strange.
Iyanla asked him what it had to do with the man he is today?
They discovered some startling statistics when calculating marriage by race.
They found that African Americans age 35 and older were more likely to be married than White Americans from 1890 until sometime around the 1960s.
It is widely accepted that black women are least likely to marry than any other women in America.
But after viewing the true data, we can see that although fewer black women are “now married”, more black women marry at least once than black men.
He said, and I quote Black women need to, “You know, stay in a woman’s place.”But Bo mentioned that his issue with Black women stems from watching his own mother struggle with anger.The narrative of the Black man choosing not to date Black women is not a new one. And y’all know Iyanla is out here trying to heal the community. Whether the numbers are staggering or not—and they aren’t; the fact that this sentiment exists among our own people is troubling.Then there was Michael, a 46-year-old musician who traveled a lot during his childhood.
When he came back to his hometown, he said that the Black women around him said he was different, talked and dressed funny and listened to weird music.The third chart illustrates how closely the marriage graph for Black men aligns with the incarceration numbers which also experienced an abnormal climb beginning in 1980.