Think about the look on some of our mom's faces when we brought our non-Latino boyfriends home. Come on people, we're not living up our romantic or sexual fantasies here!Whether it's dating or marrying someone of a different race, interracial relationships are not a new phenomenon among Asian Americans. Of course, anti-miscegenation laws were part of a larger anti-Asian movement that eventually led to the Page Law of 1875 that effectively almost eliminated Chinese women from immigrating ot the U.
A note of Caution: Do not assume that just because a person is from a certain culture or ethnic background that the person fits the stereotype of all people from that ethnicity.
There is a great deal of diversity within a culture.
Below is a list she calls "trouble spots" in such marriages.
These are points at which cultural differences raise issues and create problems that are either not present or are less severe in monocultural marriages.
By example teaching others around you that the relationship is like any other, with challenges but worth it.