Ta-Nehisi Coates : I think most men I know, to some extent, have this thing with what's exotic. This was especially true when it came to black men and white women. But like, that we'll basically slaughter each other and those of us that are left will go to jail. I argued that black men should not date out, but that black women should do whatever. Like a rejection of the idea that black people are, as Ice Cube used to say, an endangered species. We want to hear what you think about this article.
Eloise. Age: 31.
Anyway, it's complicated, and I'm getting the sense you believe, as I do, that blacks and Jews have a lot more in common than lactose intolerance and hard-to-manage hair.
Remi. Age: 24.
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At the same time, I don't think it's the way of the future. Coates, I didn't get pissed off at Jewish women who dated out, only Jewish men. They were supposed to be more refined and more classy. My sentiments were much like yours - there really is no doubt, that in most cases, black women are looking out after having at least given the neighborhood a shot. I hate to say this, but the interaction with Obama would be a lot different - in many, many, many ways - if his wife were white. And you allude, of course, to the ultimate promise of real integration.