Truthfully, like any relationship, you cannot help whom you love.
If you have the same interests, enjoy spending time together, and can see a real future with someone, you will love them without even thinking about their race.
Though I date smart enough humans to not ever be asked to be the voice of my entire race, I still get asked how I feel about rappers using the N-word, and who has access to it.
This conversation doesn't have to be uncomfortable if you're certain of your stance, but if you waiver, they will be forever confused and your weighing-in on the subject can save them from physical harm and embarrassment in the future.3.
In high school, there were other Black students, but none of them in my close-knit drama and speech class circles. It might start with an innocent "did you get a haircut" right after you wash your hair and there is shrinkage--but it does not end... From moisturizing, to protecting with a satin cap, there is always a new and interesting thing for your guy to discover.Because of this, I have dated quite a few White guys, and while there are similarities when dating any man, there are still some small cultural quirks that never go unnoticed when you’re with a White dude. Trust me, while it gets easier to explain, it doesn't ever stop needing to be explained.2.They don't want to say the N-word, but they do want to talk about why some people do.It is neither advantageous or disadvantageous to date outside of your race, or class, or within your gender. Akilah is a comedian taking improv and sketch courses at Upright Citizens Brigade.She is also sometimes your first black girlfriend and other times a Barack Obama tribute band.