What was dating like before the Internet Age? People met or were introduced, according to strict social codes of suitability: age, education, income, language, religion, social status and, of course, racial status – there was clear demarcation between colors and races – black and white didn’t mix, nor did Asians and Latinos.
Did online dating change the social code? Not really, according to latest research. Even now, though 39% conceptually support the idea of interracial marriage, their actions while choosing online partners speak a different story. This infographic highlights global online dating preferences and patterns.
The Racial Divide – Racism And How Race Affects Online Dating:
Infographic by – Dating Studies