He cited experiments that showed Asian males getting significantly fewer “matches” than Caucasian males and studies that demonstrated how difficult online dating can be for black women.
“All the dating data I’ve seen fits Ok Cupid’s pattern: black people and Asian men get short shrift,” noted an Ok Cupid study from 2014.
GALLUP NEWS SERVICE PRINCETON, NJ -- Most Americans say they approve of interracial dating.
Even though a majority of whites approve, they are somewhat less likely to approve of interracial dating than are blacks or Hispanics.
“And if we slept together, that would mean we were lesbians, and we are not lesbians.” In a society still painfully ignorant about the transgender, the community prioritizes finding that special someone who simply “gets them,” which explains the spectrum of partnerships—gay transmen dating women, transpeople dating each other, and yes, lots of transpeople of color dating white people and vice versa.
The same goes for that growing number of souls who seek out love with a transgendered person.
Among blacks, men are much more likely than women to marry someone of a different race.
That was two months ago — since then, Color Dating has attracted more than 30,000 users and quite a bit of positive feedback.
Tran, a Seattle native who re-located to the Bay Area after stints with Student RND and Tune, said that he primarily made Color Dating after females consistently told him that “I don’t date Asian guys,” or, “I’m just not attracted to Asian guys.” Tran felt that this was unfair and that the trend carried over into dating apps like Tinder.
Fully a quarter of black men who got married in 2013 married someone who was not black.
Only 12% of black women married outside of their race.