We’re told that white men men of centuries gone by collectively held disgust and contempt of black women, but is that totally true?
In order, to keep Black women in a place (as well as making us less desirable to White men) of servitude, we were made into sexless beast of burden. Let me state a few of history’s very hidden examples and tidbits.
When these young men “legally” married a White woman, these marriages were usually also arranged.
But the placage arrangement (being that they were not legally binding) required a “love, compatibility, sexual attraction”.
These groups had strong influences on the city and its culture.
Later immigrants to New Orleans, such as Irish, Germans and Italians, also married into the Creole groups. Through the 19th century, most spoke French and were strongly connected to French colonial culture.
), are persons descended from the inhabitants of colonial Louisiana during the period of both French and Spanish rule.