Tika Sumpter Gives Advice To Black Spouses In Interracial Relationships Fighting For Justice: 'We Do Not Need To Protect Them'
Many social media users chimed in to the conversation and agreed with the actress.
June 06, 2020 at 2:12 pm
Tika Sumpter has a message for interracial couples who may be avoiding the topic of race. The actress, who is engaged to a white man, posted to Twitter on Friday to encourage Black partners to speak up.
"They need to continue to fight for us," she wrote. "If they get offended when you talk about racists. You have a bigger problem on your hands."
Dear Black interracial couples with a significant other who is white (raises hand), we DO NOT need to protect them. I promise, they will be A. OK. They need to continue to fight for us. If they get offended when you talk about racists. You have a bigger problem on your hands.
— Tika Sumpter (@iamtikasumpter) June 5, 2020