reality of living in a non-racial country finally hit him. Image copyright idaf / Rex Features. Author Shubnum Khan tells us about how cross-border romances are made or broken, tech journalist Nafisa Akabor looks at how social media replaced your meet-cute and lifestyle editor Sarah Koopman has some advice on how to get away from that tired old dinner-and-a-movie setup. While some people seemed to appreciate us tackling a topic that affects so many, others were quick to dismiss it as racist and unnecessary. Group Areas Act, which corralled different racial groups into different geographical areas, and the Immorality Act, which made it illegal for black and white people to marry or have sex. Wenn du auf unsere Webseite klickst oder hier navigierst, stimmst du der Erfassung von Informationen durch Cookies auf und außerhalb von Facebook.
The same month that Mr Mandela left prison in February 1990, I celebrated my 10th birthday. "But isn't their hair dirty?". "Do black people only do it in doggy style?". Also you would be charged with murder. Those of White Afrikaans origins due to their generally conservative outlook. And just because we're 23 years into democracy, doesn't mean people's minds have changed. His mother is white and his father is an African-American. "At times somebody would refer me as a white person.
Image copyright JO smith, image caption Mpho Lakaje, his wife Daniela and son Mpho jnr. Daniela's uncle, who arrived in South Africa in the early 1980s, was extremely sceptical about our relationship. Now you're just being stupid. Image copyright JO smith, image caption Mpho and his wife say their experience is better than many. "He's a nice guy and everything, but I just can't get my head around.".