Black In The Maritimes

A Colored Podcast

Month: February 2021

The Big Deal About Blackfishing

In many conversations I’ve been having recently, Blackfishing and white people benefiting off of Black people has come up. Obviously, this is not a new issue or behaviour. There are many instances in history, and culturally, where white people make […]

Why I Hated Black Men

Growing up, my mom was a single mother, and never dated anyone the entire 22 years before she became wheelchair bound. The only couple I looked up to as “love” were my white god parents who are still together to […]

Racism in Dating

I was in high school when a boy said “I want some chocolate milk in my diet” as a means to hit on me. At the time, considering the bullying I was experiencing and the sheltered childhood I had, I […]