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Beyonce’s father Mathew Knowles and actress Kerry Washington have both managed to get married during wedding season but keep it a secret.Kerry secretly married NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha on June 24 in Idaho. Beyonce’s mother Tina Knowles filed for divorce from Mathew after nearly 30 years of marriage.I didn't want to be in my parents' nest as I got older. I think all of us have experienced that with our parents. But an insidious cousin, colorism, gets less attention.
While promoting his new book, When I was growing up, my mother used to say, “Don’t ever bring no nappy-head Black girl to my house.” In the deep South in the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s, the shade of your Blackness was considered important. I have a chapter in the book that talks about eroticized rage.
Deadbeat dad Mathew Knowles tried to buy his baby mama’s silence with 5,000 after she told him she was pregnant with their now five-year-old daughter.
That’s according to a Houston family court judge, who ripped Knowles for giving baby mama Taqoya Branscomb the 5,000 “hush money” payment to persuade her from hauling him into court for child support. Knowles knew of his paternity in September 2009 and clearly sought to avoid the establishment of a support obligation based primarily on the tolling agreement and the payment of monies pursuant to said agreement, which the court can only reasonably conclude was hush money,” Judge David D.
He was born in 1952 in Gadsden, Ala., a small city about 60 miles northeast of Birmingham.
Knowles said his experiences in the South led to his prejudice against dark-skinned black women, even though he is black himself.“When I was growing up, my mother used to say, ‘Don’t ever bring no nappy-head Black girl to my house,”’ Knowles told Ebony.
Mathew Knowles is opening up about his experience with racism growing up.