As an African-American Black Gay male, I have experienced “I don’t date black men” or even worse, I’ve seen dozens of profiles with “NO BLACKS” plastered on them, and it is true, white gay men (NOT ALL), will defend their right to post that on their profiles because it’s their so-called, “preference.” In addition to watching this information and spot-on video, check out my article Closeted-Discrimination Within The Gay Community!
When it comes to dating the word “preferences” is often used to mask discrimination and sadly, this kind of dating racism isn’t just for straight people! So how does racism manifest in the world of gay dating apps and LGBTQ relationships?
Want to challenge your own bias? Take the quiz:
Special Thanks to Dylan Marron
Hosted by: Franchesca “Chescaleigh” Ramsey
Produced by: http://www.kornhaberbrown.com
Episode Written By Gabe Gonzalez (https://twitter.com/gaybonez)
Directed by: Andrew Kornhaber
Makeup By: Delina Medhin (www.instagram.com/delinamedhin)
GFX By: Matthew Rainkin & Sarah Van Hoove
Editing By: Linda Huang