Race Relations in Hollywood: Is Biracial the New Normal?

Hollywood is considered by some to be forward thinking when it comes to sexuality, race, and gender. The media centric city often normalizes interracial relationships and while our world is becoming more racially diverse and mixed race children are increasing in number every year, as demonstrated in Charlottesville, Virginia (situated approximately 2,226 miles from Hollywood),…

“Excuse me, What are you?”

As the parent of a teenage son, I know how difficult it is to raise children in our current cultural climate. I was born and raised in Los Angeles, and as an 80’s kid, I who grew up with men that wore eyeliner (think Culture Club and Flock of Seagulls) and friends from all religious…