According to a revealing interview given by Haze to UK’s The Independent, that’s just one of many examples of some double-standard same-sex couple coverage:
“I don’t know if there’s like some confirm or deny thing with the way relationships work in the media, but everyone just calls us best friends, best friends for life, like we’re just friends hanging out. It’s funny. It’s rad in some way, it sucks in others.”
“There are still certain limitations for women. If we were two guys, it’d be insane, negatively insane with the attention. With us, it’s all being very positive. The media are like, ‘Oh they’re so cute, they’re best friends’…
Haze, born Raykeea Angel Wilson, will celebrate her 23rd birthday July 10. Read the rest of The Independent Q&A here.
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