Social segregation, however, is a convention that remains alive and well, both in the country at large and in the world of staged reality.
Each of the past thirty-three Bachelors and Bachelorettes has been white, and each has dismissed the few contestants of color to choose a white partner in the end.
It’s incredibly late because this was a complex episode to approach.
As a black man within the gay community, I recognize that shit all the time and have a few points I’d like to discuss with you. Let’s start with the epicenter of your problematic behaviors towards my kind: your dating app profile. Yea Daddy Right There” but I can’t help but notice that a lot of you get lost, like...Heterosexuality stubbornly governs the “Bachelor” universe, while sex is mostly talked about, not had (or at least not shown).It all feels like a pleasantly arcane sociological fantasy—a libidinous, wine-drunk love Olympics that is perpetually twenty-five years too late.I’m talking to you ― the cisgendered, white, gay men out there who hold no ill will towards minorities (especially black and brown ones) but somehow have never found themselves in bed with one. You mean well when it comes to race relations but, as a white man in...the world, you must admit, you have no clue what it means to be racially discriminated against.