Equality is the buzzword of the moment. Third wave feminism, LGBTIQ rights, acceptance and recognition of non-binary genders, and the Black Lives Matter movement. Everywhere you look, equal rights and a demand to the end of bigotry in all of its forms is being shouted from the rooftops. So why is there such a big taboo remaining around interracial dating? Let’s take a look at some dating advice.
Interracial Dating and Its Struggles
There are plenty of taboos in American culture. As one-half of an interracial couple, I can tell you first hand that there is a long way to go. Until people accept that love does not see color, or cultural and religious differences. But it isn’t just my perception you rarely see interracial couples in Hollywood films or on mainstream television series. I challenge readers to name five critically acclaimed, big budget blockbusters that include interracial dating and relationships and portray them in a positive light it is a sobering task that I doubt can be completed.