How important is it to you that your family accept your relationship?Not all parents or family members approve of interracial dating.
There were states that had laws against interracial marriages, one example: Loving vs.
Virginia 1963 Parents who grew up during this time may still subscribe to the belief that "one should stick to their own kind." To better understand our parents, it's important to understand their point of view and experiences.
Our parents only want the best for us and sometimes they do not realize you may not think or feel the same way.
I told them, bluntly, that it was my life and my decision, and frankly, I didn't care what they thought. Nor have they ever accepted the concept of me getting married or having kids with someone who isn't white.
Since then, they have mostly been silent about the topic, but it still comes up from time to time. Since D and I are now months into a serious relationship, I knew I had to talk with her about my parents, and their shitty worldview.