These relationships were no different than those in my racial category except for one dirty little issue: race.
But there’s one final dating frontier that still seems to be taboo.
“We find black women in general are the slowest to acclimate to interracial dating and interracial relationships,” said Allison Kugel. In recent years, they’ve seen a boost of black women signing up for the site.
“I realized I had to step out of the box because dating in New York City was hard,” she said. Shaw was a business owner, beat cancer, and was surrounded by great girlfriends – but to find the last piece to her puzzle she had to switch it up.
“I was dating African American brothers, and I love my brothers but it’s just that, it didn’t happen for me.
“Brown skin and darker skinned black women are actually getting asked out quite a bit by Caucasian men.” And it appears the trend is growing.