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But his ability to be open and honest about the things he didn't know and his willingness to learn, rather than be defensive, eventually won me over.
While this may seem obvious, it’s worth noting because we all hold stereotypes, no matter how enlightened we think we are.
Have you dated interracially before and if so, how did your family react?
But, fear set in when they found that he deeply believed what he had been taught. Many people Childs has spoken to in the course of her research came from families who seemed very accepting, but feel differently about who their children date. "Be realistic and don’t just go off comments they made when you were growing up," she said.
Have an open and honest conversation before you bring your significant other into the mix. Acknowledge her feelings, but also acknowledge it's hurtful to you and your partner. That was the case for Baker, who said that after her kids were born, her husband's grandmother cried and apologized for her initial disapproval.
“Interracial relationships don’t work.” I’ve heard that from various people all my life.
Now, at 35, I’m a Minnesota-raised Indian-American recently married to a white American from South Louisiana.