Meanwhile, said Karazin, the rate of out-of-wedlock births to black women is 72 to 80 percent — up to 100 percent in some communities.Some of the ills facing black men, particularly high incarceration rates for relatively minor crimes, are unfair to them.About twice the number of black women attend college as black men, according to the National Coalition of Black Civic Participation.
But the black character Olivia Pope (played by Kerry Washington), a Washington, DC, crisis manager on the ABC show “Scandal,” is routinely savaged online for having a fictional affair with the show’s married, white president of the United States. They think it’s no big deal, but it is,” said Christelyn Karazin, co-author with Janice Roshalle Littlejohn of the book “Swirling: How to Date, Mate, and Relate Mixing Race, Culture and Creed.” Karazin also writes the blog Beyond Black & White, runs an online forum of the same name and is brand ambassador to the interracial dating site. “Why do you have to be brave to date whomever the hell you want to? The pair lives happily in California with their three kids and Christelyn Karazin’s daughter from a previous relationship.Whether you can wait until the next day or not, cook it a long time until the chicken is ready to fall off the bone. Serve it with hot cooked rice and offer fille’ powder to you guests.Yakamein (Ya-Ka-Mein, often pronounced Yakamee) is a type of beef noodle soup commonly found in many Creole and Chinese restaurantsin New Orleans.You cook dat til you tink, dat’s gonna burn, but dat’s not what it did, see y’gots to cook dat til it’s like Dutch chocolate, y’see? When the roux reaches it’s proper, aforementioned color, you add the onion.Once that onion has cooked clear looking, add your garlic, and whisk in 4 cups of water.