Reality TV Star Evelyn Lozada on Why She Married an Abuser: “I Just Wanted to Be Married”
Now I know that many of the BB&W regulars HATE reality TV shows featuring black women who aren’t afraid to turn on the ratchet–namely, shows like VH1′s Basketball Wives. But I saw something in the super trailer for the 5th season of Basketball Wives that I think is germane to the discussion of how black women* really feel about marriage. Evelyn Lozada, star of VH1′s Basketball Wives Evelyn Lozada, is one of the stars of Basketball Wives; she was chosen to be on the show in part because she had previously been in a 10 year relationship with NBA player Antoine Walker but the couple never made it down the aisle. . . .