Some of these couples aren’t together anymore, but that doesn’t mean that didn’t once have a loving relationship. And then there are the stars that have stood the test of time. Click through the gallery to see some of your favorite celebrity show their boo’s, former or otherwise, some major love.
In the class, students explore how Black social movements have contributed to empowerment within the African-American community.
The Obamas are a representation of Black love. Black love as a political act is more than love between two people who happen to be black. It’s a protest in a society—from housing to education to health care to criminal justice—is subsumed in pervasive anti-blackness on many levels.
Black Love Day was founded in 1993 by Ayo Handy Kendi, director of the African American Holiday Association. According to Kendi, it is the third nationally observed…