BHM: Black Marriage in America

In honor of Black History Month, I researched the history of marriage within the African-American community. What I found both surprised and encouraged me. We have all heard the popular notion that slavery was a primary culprit in devaluing the institution of marriage within the African-American community. However, research from Dr. Tera Hunter, Center for African-American Studies at Princeton University, provides very strong evidence to debunk that myth...
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