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I was searching for a committed relationship with a supportive partner, someone I could love deeply and who shared my values and goals.
Like many singles, I had created an online dating profile. Now I decided to take it more seriously—these days, I seem to hear fewer and fewer stories of real life meet-cutes.
Sexual racism is defined as any form of racial prejudice within dating or any sexual relationship or encounter.
How racist are Americans when it comes to selecting a mate? He only included heterosexual interactions between users who self-identified with the site's five largest racial categories: Black, White, Asian (East Asian), Hispanic/Latino and Indian.
has doubled in the past 30 years, according to online dating habits, we're still pretty racist. To examine how racial prejudice affects our romantic decisions, Kevin Lewis, a sociologist at the University of California at San Diego, analyzed messages sent by more than 126,000 Ok Cupid users over a two-and-a-half month period.
Sexual racism is not always explicit, Bocanumenth said, and can also include certain microaggressions such as claiming that someone is attractive for their race or stating specifically that they were not interested in Asian men or black women.
Other bios included euphemisms such as “no spice, no rice” in order to exclude certain races.
Ok Cupid's Ok Trends blog detailed the prevalence of racial prejudice on its own service back in 2009.