Gay Community Accused of Racism in Online Dating

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Gay Community Accused of Racism in Online Dating 

Survey Results Show Squirt.org Most as a Site Where All Are Welcome!

TORONTO (December 21, 2015) –– In the wake of recent media articles and editorials discussing racism on gay dating websites and apps, Squirt.org conducted a survey to learn the most welcoming and diverse services available to the gay community. Of the six gay dating sites listed in the survey, over 5,400 respondents ranked Squirt.org as the most welcoming site they use.

Racism in online gay dating has been a hot topic in the media for a while. Many profiles on gay dating websites and apps have discriminatory statements, like “No Blacks” or “No Asians.” The prejudice also extends to weight and age, implying users need to be Caucasian, young, and in perfect shape to be successful when online dating.  Continue reading Gay Community Accused of Racism in Online Dating