These greeting cards reflect real couples and fight stereotypes


Like all couples, Tineka Smith and her husband Alex buy greeting cards for each other on special occasions. But, they have never been able to find a card that accurately represents their relationship. 

“I’m black and my husband is white,” says Smith. “We searched for years for a publisher that had options for interracial couples but always had to resort to generic cards or animals.” 

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The final straw for Smith came last year when her husband gave her a card with two penguins hugging and said: “Look I found a card like us — they are black and white and a couple!” Read more…

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