Seriously, it's about to be 2014, but so many people — especially women — are still afraid to tell their parents that they're in an interracial relationship.
According to a study by Interracial Match.com, nearly 83 percent of white women surveyed said they often fantasize about being in an interracial relationship, but only 12 percent admit it to their parents.
She literally asked my sister why she couldn’t find a nice black or white guy.
It caused a lot of issues for her, and their relationship and ultimately, he ended the relationship.
"I am a Latina (Guatemalan) dating a white guy (Irish/Italian). Before I met his mum, he told me [she] is a Trump supporter, and hearing that made me feel a bit uneasy. And then towards the end, she asked me if I was born here.
I try not to over analyse it because I don't want to make a big deal over it. We don’t generally attract too much negative attention, and both of our families are neutral about our relationship.
Over 60 percent said interracial sex is definitely an exotic fantasy and over 20 percent said they have seen better success in interracial relationships their peers are in. Over 90 percent of men surveyed said they would definitely consider a relationship with someone outside their race, with over 50 percent saying it's because "they're hotter," and more than 87 percent said they would tell their families.
If you want to be with someone outside of your culture, go for it.
People tend to think that dating outside their race is a blessing even when it really isn’t. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material.
These statistics, along with the growing trend of interracial couples seen in pop culture (i.e.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, Scandal’s Olivia Pope and President Fitz, and John Legend and Christine Teigen), are a reflection of the growing trend of teenagers dating outside of their race.
My sister is very non-confrontational and so she wouldn’t invite him over if she was there, because she didn’t want to cause problems, but in reality it did.
She is dating another Asian guy now, but she is hiding it from my grandma which I don’t think will work forever." 2. I live in a very liberal area where interracial relationships are very common, so I think people tend to be more accepting here than other places I’ve lived.
Inside the issue, readers will learn the impact this has on society and how race overall is impacting the country.