Interracial dating is controversial enough, but a few couples are “reclaiming” their right to date who they want by using “race play” as a form of intimacy.

The practice brings racial epithets, submission and re-enactments of slavery to the bedroom.

From Daily Kos:

Race play is being enjoyed in the privacy of bedrooms and publicly at BDSM parties, and it’s far from just black and white. It also includes “playing out” Nazi interrogations of Jews or Latino-on-black racism, and the players can be of any racial background and paired up in a number of ways (including a black man calling his black girlfriend a “n***er b***h”).

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The most popular scenario is when a “white master” seeks a “black slave” out for arousal.

The scene’s details even comes equipped with a slave auction block.

Thoughts on “race play?”

Are participants “reclaiming” a horrific instance in history by committing the practice?

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