Facts on interracial dating

’ This is way worse than the people who ask things like ’does he speak much English?’ when he’s lived in Canada longer than they’ve been alive." 5.When it comes to interracial dating, the people who’ve been there will tell you there can definitely be struggles.

When people make backhanded comments about your significant other’s race.

Reddit user PM_ME_UNIFORMS, a white woman married to a Southeast Asian man, explains, "The worst part for me is the number of people (OK, women) who, after learning I’m married to an Asian guy, say something along the lines of ’Oh, I couldn’t, I’ve just never been attracted to Asian men!

But when it comes to marital commitments, and even public displays of affection, barriers still remain.

The following fact sheet was prepared for the 2011 Council on Contemporary Families conference, “Tipping Point? Breaking the last taboo: Interracial marriage in America.

By Colleen Poulin & Virginia Rutter How colorblind is love?

In interracial and intercultural romances, color counts for less than ever.

"At the end of the day, you are married to each other and not each other’s cultures or families," says Reddit user bflowyngz.

"You have to respect and love the person you lie down with at night."Follow Julia on Twitter.

When you can be harassed just for being in public together.

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