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So, they become idealized due to being considered very sexual but also very feminine. Alternatively, black women are viewed as hypersexual because of things like the legacy of free longmont chatlines slavery, which also suggested that black women are more masculine and animalistic than other women. In a recent feature article in the Walrus, lawyer Hadiya Roderique detailed her challenges dating as a woman of colour.
As Roderique alluded, there are incredibly complex social reasons behind racial preferences and stereotyping in dating. Are you the product of a racist society?
Undoubtedly, yes. We all are.
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