My friend scrolls through the photos of a man on Facebook. But in many of his photos, he is accompanied by Asian women. No, not the potentially fatal viral hemorrhagic disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes, but rather a preference for Asian women. The term is most commonly ascribed to white men who seem to only ever date Asian women. Yellow fever is a widespread phenomenon. According to data collected from online dating sites, all men except Asians prefer to romantically pursue Asian women.
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“Escape From Plan A” Podcast Ep. 13: Guys, Do We Take Asian Women For Granted?
A sian guys often pride ourselves on standing by Asian women, but is that more out of choice or necessity? Oxford, Filip, and Mark explore their past, present, and future to reflect on the state of relationships between Asian men and women, and where it needs to go. I think one thing that is really important to talk about and reflect as Asian guys is, think back when we were younger. Who were the first girls in grade school we had crushes on.
Intermarriage in the U.S. 50 Years After Loving v. Virginia
By Gretchen Livingston and Anna Brown. Since then, intermarriage rates have steadily climbed. All told, more than , newlyweds in had recently entered into a marriage with someone of a different race or ethnicity. By comparison, in , the first year for which detailed data are available, about , newlyweds had done so. The long-term annual growth in newlyweds marrying someone of a different race or ethnicity has led to dramatic increases in the overall number of people who are presently intermarried — including both those who recently married and those who did so years, or even decades, earlier.
What can I say? The prospect of hopping on a dating app seemed simple and hopeful , by comparison. It was easy enough to load up a few photos and tap out a self-deprecating bio for my profile, and even easier to start swiping on the infinite string of women that flowed forth. My phone chimed intermittently through the next few weeks as I matched with women on Tinder, when I spotted an unexpected trend. Why, exactly, was I being paired with so many Asian women in a row?