“Honestly I don’t think my parents would be too happy because …
if you marry a black girl, you’re connected to their family now,” he said, adding, “and who knows what her family is really like?
Many students reported discouragement of interracial dating from their parents, or those of their friends, with reactions ranging from wariness to outright forbiddance.
The architect of the AC360° study, renowned child psychologist Dr.
But if my brother were to bring home a white girl, there's definitely going to be some you know controversy," she said, adding, "I think its more of a problem for people when a black man brings home a white woman because it's been like that for years."Chantay's mother Christal says she'd support her children dating any race but thinks her daughter's issue reveals concerns about whether black men view black women as inferior. For Killen, raising these issues in parents' minds is essential because they can have unintended long-term consequences.