Interracial Couples and Mechanical Arm Among Emojis Set to Be Released Soon
Have you ever wanted to express yourself through emojis but never had the right ones to do so? Ate a waffle for breakfast but lacked the waffle emoji? Use a wheelchair or hard of hearing? Or, most exciting for me, in an interracial, same-sex relationship? Emojis have definitely made progress with including almost everyone except for disabled people and people in interracial relationships, but, thanks to a petition launched by Tinder, new emojis that reflect modern life will soon be available, according to Metro Weekly. This a refreshing change of pace from that homophobic (but unofficial) emoji that was making its rounds in Twitter.
The petition on Change.org that Tinder launched brought up a good point when the person who created it wrote “While emojis for people of color