Having racial preferences is nothing new, nor is it particularly scandalous. Back in the 80s, my mother recalls black women kissing their teeth as they walked past her and my father in the street, an active acknowledgement of his betrayal to his race. Now, despite certain prejudices about miscegenation remaining if not gradually decaying, it is rare if even an eyelid is batted towards my parents' display of interracial affection. In this day and age, having a racial preference of romantic partner might simply mean you find that particular race more attractive, is perhaps of the only race you've ever been actively exposed to, or hey, maybe you guys just fell in love over a shared love of overpriced coffee. There's probably a movie about that last one.
Dating In Colour: The Politics of Interracial Romance
List of interracial romance films - Wikipedia
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