Harry Ain’t a Hero…

I will keep this short, because, in all honestly, I am exhausted with this topic. With that being said, there are a few things I feel compelled to say. Well, write.  When Meghan Markle and Prince Harry stepped onto the scene four years ago, it was obvious that there was an agenda at play. While…

Meghan Markle, A Black Female Perspective

Meghan Markle, like Vice President Kamala Harris, became a media sensation because she embodies a ” black” woman in a space previously unoccupied by anyone of African-descent. The issue? Markle, like Harris, wears blackness like a seasonal fashion choice. Their experiences as non-whites in traditionally black spaces engender commentary on what black women experience daily….

The “Sparkle” of Meghan Markle and The Upcoming “Royal” Wedding

For the last year, Suits actress Meghan Markle has remained at the center of pop culture and media tabloids. Meghan Markle, the daughter of a black women and white man, illustrates the nuanced concept of bi-raciality. I use the word “nuanced” sarcastically as Markle’s contemporary function mirrors her past “mulatto” manifestation, mulatto referencing the diluted…