Friday, December 18

"In This Country, I'm Black"

PressPlay: Mariah Carey speaks on how our country defines her racial designation.

President Obama has made similar comments in the past. My grandma use to always say that all you need is 1/16 of Black blood in you to be considered Black. Then again, people like Mariah could, in theory, pass for white herself... so how strict is this rule? I've always considered my biracial friends to be just as Black as I am, but when you think about it, they're really not...