A new video perfectly explains why having ‘preferences‘ on gay dating apps is racist.Produced by MTV Decoded and guest hosted by Dylan Marron, the video explains why writing ‘Only into white guys’ on your dating profile is actually structural racism.Marron explains: ‘Racial “preferences” are shaped by learned values.’ He then says: ‘When you’re judging a person based solely on their racial background, you’re acting on generalizations you’ve learned to associate with that person’s appearance or heritage.‘We’re not born with preconceived notions about race.
But while most of my friends were telling me that my hair reminded them of Janet Jackson’s in , the guy I’d been seeing was bemused when he saw me in person with my waist-length new do. “I didn’t know your hair was…so long.” Let the record show that this dude is incredibly intelligent, but it was clear that black hair confused the hell out of him. I would never have to explain to a black dude that I was clearly wearing braided hair extensions! Here are 10 things you’ll only understand if you’re a black girl dating a white dude. You have to teach them everything about black hair.
A father’s loving gesture has gone viral after the mother’s outrageous reaction.
Black dad Nick Harris shared screenshots of a racist text conversation with his baby’s mother, who happens to be white.
Wondering if people are judging him for dating a black chick in the first place.
You’re a little self-conscious about wrapping your hair at night in front of them for the first time but pfft, they better get used to it.