Sunday, October 24, 2021

Is This New Dating App Racist? (Take a Look!)

black online dating fail

*You do realize that in this day and age there is an “App” for everything–including online dating.

So now comes the critiques. There’s a new dating app called “The League” that some say right out of the gate is racist. After supposedly doing research on some of the veteran dating sites (think eHarmony) this new site shows that  you’ve been doing online dating wrong, and from the looks of what they’ve come up with,  it may be time you give up online dating altogether.

The elite app is said to have been created for folks overly concerned with a potential partner’s career/education. App founder, Amanda Bradford, said, “We’re trying to hit home that these people do have high standards.” 

High standards that include race apparently, since the app requires people to submit their ethnicity. 

The site has to “accept” you first, and that has to be up to how you answer the questions. So, if “the site” doesn’t like your answers, you don’t even get to play.

Hmm….

Read more at EURThisNthat.

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1 COMMENT

  1. I know its Black History month and all, but I think the author of this article is really reaching… Come back when you have some statistical data that shows racial bias in their database.

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