“A Quick Reflection on Social Class and Dating in the Black Community…” by T. Hasan Johnson, Ph.D. 

I frequently read these articles (see below) that are targeted toward sisters to point out their struggles, but seldom see them written for black males. Whether to explain how widespread and systemic black male oppression is (or the telling difference in why our sister’s oppression is so different that they do not recognize ours); or to explain why even when you do have a graduate degree and a comparable job, you might still make less (and take longer) to reach financial parity with many sisters–only to STILL have her treat you like the social pariah who lives with his mother… (more…)