This prompted a heartening, if slightly unbelievably abrupt, change in attitude, with people voicing their wish to reform and improve their previously prejudicial approaches to dating.
But I did feel one nagging frustration at the end of what was, generally speaking, an enlightening programme.
Now, I wasn’t jumping for joy at this conclusion, nor, I suspect, were other women of colour.
Great, a white man might stare at my tits while explaining why he’d never date me! covered many important issues, it failed to distinguish between sex and dating, and this distinction is essential in discussions about racial bias in matters of the heart and loins.
Only ten percent of black people said they would never date a white person.
People aged 18-24 are least likely to select a date outside their own race.
Put simply, he was checking out some non-white women, despite adamantly maintaining that he preferred white girls.
A woman taking part in a TV experiment examining racism in dating has sparked outrage from viewers after claiming she was not attracted to a black man because his 'nose was flaring' and it made him look 'angry'. The Dating Game, presenter and sociologist Emma Dabiri set out to explore just how much race played a part when it comes to choosing a love match.
But one red-headed white female participant sparked a flurry of angry tweets when she explained she was not attracted to a black man because of his nose.'His nose looks like it’s flaring too much,' before she added, 'You know when people are angry?
While, in the future, I may direct those who tell me “I’m just not into Asian girls” towards this documentary, I may well just stick with my current response: “Well I’m just not into racists – so this has worked out perfectly.” Because I’m not really in the business of trying to woo closeted white supremacists.
I feel my time might be better spent enjoyably shagging people for whom my race isn’t an issue.