Dating a Minority Doesn’t Make You Any Less White

Lindsey (Lazarte) Carson
3 min readMar 27, 2019
Photo by Natalia Barros on Unsplash

I had a conversation with a colleague recently and we stumbled upon talking about our boyfriends — For the record, she’s White and in past conversations, she had mentioned the fact that her boyfriend is Hispanic. As I was speaking with her this time around, I realized that the more she talked about him, the more I couldn’t help but notice how she emphasized that he’s Hispanic, then positioned herself to…

Lindsey (Lazarte) Carson

Digital Advertising Professional, Writer, Runner, and soon-to-be Mom. I write about work, relationships, culture, and life in general. Twitter: @lindseyruns