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First Black Bachelor

Farewell To Marquel, The Man Who Forced 'The Bachelorette' To Talk About Race

Emma Gray | Posted 08.17.2014 | Women
Emma Gray

Marquel expressed a simple truth that exposes why it's so damaging to see nearly all-white faces year after year on "The Bachelorette" -- and across much of mainstream pop culture.

The First Black 'Bachelorette'?

Posted 02.28.2013 | Black Voices

A Kentucky woman is vying to become ABC's first black "Bachelorette." Dr. Misee Harris, a 28-year-old pediatric dentist and Tennessee native, is c...

WATCH: The First Black 'Bachelor'?

Posted 04.03.2012 | Black Voices

After 16 seasons of being on the air, ABC’s reality dating game show, “The Bachelor” has managed to fulfill a void for various eligible contesta...