Serena Williams was a recent subject of the term after announcing her engagement to white boyfriend and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. Something incredibly destructive that has deeply manifested itself within the Black community is self-hatred.It is something that hard to talk about and gravely misunderstood.'" PHOTOS: Taye Diggs and other hot TV doctors All kidding aside, Diggs, 40, said he was "really lucky" to be accepted by his in-laws. I can't lie, I had no issues there." Diggs' family was equally accepting of Menzel, 40."I don't know what they felt on the inside, but I was very fortunate," he explained. PHOTOS: Hollywood's most doting dads "My mother said, ' I told you! "She always thought — I hate this, but I'm being honest — she said, ' I always knew you were gonna marry a white girl!What’s with the double standard and the disconnect?Actress and talk show host Tamera Mowry-Housley has openly spoken out about the criticism she faces as the wife of a white man.I recently came across a Facebook post asking Black people what they thought of a cartoon image depicting a Black woman in a relationship with a white man. Even though I, personally, generally don't care about Black people dating outside of the race, I, as a Black women, ABSOLUTELY saw where many of those people were coming from.
She has expressed that she and her husband often receive hateful comments coming from both the Black and white communities but has specifically been called a whore from those in the Black community. It was also quite common for the Negro bed wench to be a lighter skinned or mixed woman.
"I get it, but that's not my trip," Diggs said.
"I'm living my life and I found a woman who I love." Married since January 2003, Diggs and Menzel are parents to son Walker Nathaniel, 2.
“Let’s just say its not a stereotype that black women are less submissive and harder to deal with.
Being around all them black women made me really miss my wife” Stumbling out of a New York bar fresh off a world wind press tour in Los Angeles with wife Idina Menzel in tow Taye spoke briefly on the cast and breakaway success of ‘The Best Man Holiday’.