How do white women feel about dating a black man
If ‘The Hunger Games’ has Jennifer Lawrence, then ‘The Woke Games’ has Jesse Williams.
Realistically, an answer to this question is only ever going to be anecdotal.
Black women with darker skin and kinky hair combat feelings of inadequacy from society and from within our own communities, due to the pervasiveness of colourism.
Is there a surprise, then, that for many black women a #whitebae might be exactly what you’re looking for?
If you are told on a daily basis that people who look like you are unattractive and undeserving of love, a natural reaction would be to seek out that which is being denied to you as a form of validation of self-worth.
To determine whether a love interest is a result of internalized racism would be near to impossible. No-one is suggesting that we are post-racial (words that should have you flogged) but maybe it’s just not that deep.
She is a creative who graces Instagram with each artistic post. You question whether she’s a painter in her spare time, as each picture looks delicately crafted as if dipped in some kind of melanated honey.