Interracial relationships aren't a panacea to end racism, of course; nor can any type of relationship be over-generalized as better than another.But interracial relationships can actively help make America a more diverse, accepting place. Too often, on-screen interracial relationships are limited to the pairing of a white person, usually a male, with a woman of color, ignoring the fact that other constructions do exist.
It made the thought of being black and dating someone not black intriguing, but extremely painful to digest.
Helpful Tools for a Biracial/Interracial Relationship The decision has been made and you plan to pursue a relationship with a person of a different race/culture/ethnicity/religion.
Be realistic about the relationship and think about both challenges and benefits of the relationship.
My cousins dabbled in interracial dating enough that I was certain my mother wouldn't (completely) spiral into a Fred Sanford episode.
Still, dating outside my race felt like playing hooky for the first time.