Most daters on mainstream sites like OKCupid, Tinder and are white.And the statistics say that most of those white men are looking to date someone who “share their racial background.” That means that, for the most part, black women’s profiles are passed by.According to National Geographic, ‘We’ve become a country where race is no longer so black or white.' Indeed, The Pew Research Center has found that 15% of marriages in the US in 2010 were interracial, a number that is continually on the rise.
“In my mind, we were well on our way to a well rounded friendship,” she explains.
You just don’t see these kinds of movies all that often.
And while it’s much more commonplace to see a black man with a white woman, or Latina woman and black man, or white man and Latina woman, etc etc today, I still feel that movies haven’t really captured these relationships enough.
Women of contact black women online often exoticize them.
Women who do go on dates with those men sometimes find out that they’re more interested in dating a skin color or a stereotype than getting to know them as a person.