What does 'Dope Black Dads' mean?
What does ‘Dope Black Dads’ Mean?
Dope - adj. cool, nice, awesome
Black - Black people is a skin group-based classification used for specific people with a mid to dark brown complexion. Not all "black people" are dark skinned. The political black ideology is pan-africanism.
Dads - Dad is an informal word for father. It's a word like "pop" or "daddy." Some families have two dads, others have none. We include the rights and work of step-fathers, grand-fathers and father in-laws.
The term together was coined by Marvyn Harrison who is the founder of Dope Black Dads on 14th June 2018, the term is based on colloquialisms from the black experience and importantly should be seen through a modern black male lens when being discussed.