In 2009, OKCupid, a popular dating site, released statistics about how each race was perceived on the site.
They simply calculated how each race rated other races. White men viewed Asian women as 6 percent above the average women, black women 18 percent below the average women, Latina women 2 percent above the average women and white women 10 percent above the average women.
Relationships also those other silly things like respect, the ability to change, stability, and understanding.
Basically, Love is not enough (which goes against everything Disney taught me).
This mindset has severely negative implications for young boys and girls who are not white and are growing up believing they are not beautiful. By simply being aware of the racial prejudices that are implicated in online dating, you are one step ahead of others.
These studies were then done again in 2010, 2011, 2012, 20 (results are shown below).
” or, “I’ve heard Asian men have smaller penises, is that true? As OKCupid stated, “here are many situations that might not be explicitly romantic, but are nonetheless a lot like a first date. It is no secret modern culture has this warped view of what is beautiful.
If you open any page of the People’s Most Beautiful Man and Woman, you’ll most likely be bombarded with photos of white men and women.
Racism is an extremely prevalent issue in modern culture.
This can stem from any variety of misconceptions about a race or about those who identify with that race.