On Being Ebony, ‘Woke’ And Dating White People. A long time ago, Barack Obama dated a girl that is white.

On Being Ebony, ‘Woke’ And Dating White People. A long time ago, Barack Obama dated a girl that is white.

A long time ago, Barack Obama dated a white woman. But he didn’t simply date her ? he desired to marry her and proposed to her, twice, before her parents that are disapproving place a conclusion to your relationship.

Whenever information on this tale arrived the other day, some outlets reported it utilizing the thinly veiled implication that Obama, so beloved for having hitched an extraordinary woman that is black Michelle Obama, had some sort of dirty key. He’dn’t been Michelle’s ride-or-die.

Certainly, based on the biography increasing celebrity: The Making of Barack Obama compiled by David Garrow, Obama let go of their white girl (who was simply really a half Dutch and half Japanese woman known as Sheila Miyoshi Jager) for a calculated explanation he had to be married to a black woman? Continue reading On Being Ebony, ‘Woke’ And Dating White People. A long time ago, Barack Obama dated a girl that is white.