White women dating black women
Until we openly admit and own up to it, the data will speak for itself.Interracial dating has been one of the biggest conversations within the black community.It should come as no surprise then that white slave owners took in black women as sexual slaves, raping black women as they married white women.The modern incarnation for stereotyped black women is the plainly-named “angry black woman.” Stereotyped as hot-tempered, independent narcissists in our culture, and in our popular media, this image has been damaging to the cultural collective; in 2016, Anni Ferguson wrote in the how black females are statistically diagnosed with mental illnesses more than twice as often when compared to white women.Black women and Asian men make up two demographics that have been long stigmatized as not-ideal sexual and romantic partners. It’s that the app compiles data on the quick preferences, and prejudices, of millions around the world, exposing an uncomfortable and racist reality.Established in 2004, a whole six years prior to Tinder, the dating site OKCupid ensured its longevity when it sought help from Tinder in 2013 to implement the swipe into its own platform.
”But, in drastically streamlining the attraction process, and entirely by accident, Tinder became the skeleton key to unlocking data on racism in America.I recently did a survey on a group of black women regarding their reasons for not dating men who are not of color.Through my findings it seems as though black women aren’t actually opposef to dating outside of their race.And the model minority stereotype, as well, has left its share of psychological damage on Asian-American young people.It’s important to note that focused on data uncovered by OKCupid, but it’s not unreasonable to think human beings seeking sexual and romantic partners won’t behave differently just because of the platform they’re using.
“Asian, Latin and white men tend to give black women 1 to 1.5 stars less, while black men’s ratings of black women are more consistent with their ratings of all races of women,” he wrote.