Who Is Allie Dowdle? And Did Her Parents Really Disown Her Over Dating A Black Man?

Allie Dowdle is making news after telling the world (via the internet,) that she was cut off by her parents after she started dating Michael Swift. Allie’s father, Bill Dowdle said in an interview that his daughter had secretly engaged in a relationship with Swift, a black soccer player.

Dowdle, who resides 30 miles east of Memphis, set up a gofundme page in an effort to capitalize on defying her parent’s wishes. It’s titled, “Allie’s Tuition – Say No to Racism.” The page has since raised $10,650 on a goal of $10,000.

Dowdle writes that her father has said he will not pay for his daughter to go to college as long as she remains her with boyfriend, Michael. Dowdle writes, “My dad did not give me an option: he told me that I was not allowed to see Michael ever again. Continue reading