“Swirl” relationships are on the rise as the opposition to such unions dissipates over time, and there are plenty of white men who are taking full advantage of this.
There was a time 20 or 30 years ago when someone as popular and beloved as Justin Bieber wouldn’t have dared to have relations with a black women and let it see the light of day. We’re not saying it didn’t happen just as often back then; they just kept it under wraps.
Of course, there are men like Robert De Niro who has been “swirling” since his Godfather and Taxi Driver days of the 1970s and couldn’t care less who has a problem with it. He has shown his romantic leanings for the much darker hued humanity and his fame, fortune and cultural cache have insulated him against public backlash, though folks have quietly given the genius actor the side eye over the years.
Many more men are joining De Niro these days and we take a moment to point them out. Take a look.