Studies analyzing dating sites have found that Asian men and Black women have one major thing in common when it comes to dating–both are considered by many to be unattractive, reports Vice.
Both rank low in desirability indexes taken from information gleamed from dating sites.
Both also belong to communities where there’s a high interracial marriage rate of the opposite sex.
I’m a bit surprised at men’s openness to interracial dating.
While I’ve personally dated women across the racial spectrum, I’ve only had a handful of clients who ever expressed preferences for women of other races.
The 17 percent represents one-in-six newlyweds, while, more broadly, among all married people in 2015, one-in-10, about 11 million, were intermarried, according to Pew.
Asians were most likely to intermarry, with 29 percent of newlywed Asians married to someone of a different race or ethnicity, followed by Hispanics at 27 percent, Blacks at 18 percent and whites at 11 percent, according to the authors.Technology has transformed dating into a multifaceted game involving swiping, algorithms and digital performance art.And yet the same old forms of racism, gender norms and stereotyping are no less persistent., Aziz Ansari's Netflix original series, which released its second season Friday, depicts the struggles involved in finding love, online and off, in a way most other mainstream shows are seemingly incapable of.When looking at the data of Black newlyweds in the U.S., researchers found that intermarriage is twice as common for Black men as it is for Black women.That is what I believe is the invisible magnet between Asian men and black women.” “[This is] a much more welcoming environment for Asian men,” said Ron, the group administrator.