Inter racial dating afrocentric
The emergence of the internet has provided us with all kinds of dating communities on websites and social media.
This paper discusses how online interracial dating communities function in the 21st century.
The first one mentioned will be discussed elaborately in order to provide us with an idea of how members of such interracial dating communities function.
The goal of the interracial dating website ‘’ The website suggests that it only allows black and white dating and excludes other races, such as Asians.
In the 21st century, the term ‘multiculturalism’ is not enough to describe the diversity among people in society.
This is not obvious from looking at the home page, which means it could accidentially exclude other races from signing up.
Google Image provides us with interesting ideas about what is perceived as a ‘normal’ couple, and whether interracial couples are part of this ‘normality’.
It should be noted that - before displaying the findings of the Google search study - the results I get in Google search are the effect of my own algorithmic bubble: Google is not creating one reality, but creates algorithmic bubbles, which '''' (Hossain, 2016).
In the 21st century, a lot has changed in attitudes towards people from different races: no child would run away from seeing a black man on the street and comments like my grandmother’s have become at least remarkable.
However, this does not mean that racism has disappeared: the discourse of my grandmother and grandfather is still with us today.