Black women in the US marry less than others - and the numbers are even lower for darker skinned black women. Is colorism — favoring lighter skin — to blame? Dream McClinton puts herself on the line to report. I take a deep breath and ready my fingers.
Statistics Convinced Me I'd Never Get Married. They Were Wrong
Social media reacts to Kodak Black saying he doesn't date black women
If you're a black man or woman or Asian man, you're going to have a tougher time getting a date on OKCupid. Users of the popular dating site have a clear bias against certain races, according to a new blog post by OKCupid co-founder Christian Rudder. Rudder looked at millions of OKCupid interactions between and , involving more than 25 million people, and charted out the racial and gender preferences he found. To do this, he studied how people rated potential dates in QuickMatch , a feature that shows you profiles one at a time and asks you to rate them on a scale of one to five or skip them. Asian men, black men and black women got the worst ratings, while Asian women and Latina women fared the best. It's not just people on OKCupid who feel this way.
An Affair With My Well-Endowed Ex Is Giving Me What My Husband Can't
Editor's note: Tara Weaver posted this essay on her personal Facebook page after the second presidential debate, when Donald Trump said that his talk of sexual assault was merely locker room banter. More than 4, people shared this story, and hundreds commented with their own devastating stories in the comments. Listen Listening He lifted me up by my armpits, sat me on the kitchen counter, leaned over me and slid his tongue into my mouth. I was eight years old.
I don't remember the exact day Colin not his real name became part of my life. A fleetingly glimpsed neighbour I'd sometimes nod to, I knew he was a long-distance truck driver and I think he knew who I was. When our paths crossed, he would seldom meet my gaze. I don't even remember when I first heard his name.