The social construction of race is also reflected in the way that names for racial categories change with changing times. Chicago University Press; Chicago: Many of the participants in the study gave clear preferences for sexual partners of particular racial groups. Similarly, the race-based sexual stereotypes we observed represented interpersonal scripts, as many of the men in the sample felt that stereotypes were validated in day-to-day social and sexual interactions that they and other MSM had with men from the same and different races.
You know, that type of stuff. After the change in immigration policy in the late s, blacks from the Caribbean and elsewhere began to immigrate to Canada in increasing numbers.
Ironically, gay men of color came to hold similar views of other racial groups. Within Greater Vancouver, Asian was the key word that made a lot of people, probably at least half the people online, just stop talking altogether.