But such racism doesn’t just come from white people trying to process the fact that someone might want to date outside their race. An Indian girlfriend of mine, whose ex was white, tells me that when they used to walk around in London, holding hands, other Indians would stare.
“They’d look at us and do this subtle head shake thing.
Hey, who said online dating couldn’t yield great results?
Following the announcement of her nuptials with Gumball 3000 creator Maximillion Cooper, the Twittersphere went into a frenzy with varied reactions.
Her middle-class British family often make racist remarks about his skin colour ("didn’t see you there in the dark – you should have smiled").
On holiday in Europe, waiters have rudely ignored him and only spoken to his girlfriend.
Interracial dating is no longer taboo or a thing for just the fellas.
It’s smack dab right in our faces as we see more women of color opening themselves up to date those various ethnicities.