5 tips for meeting parents when involved in an interracial relationship


Be honest with your family

Speak with your family about your decision to date outside of your race before introducing your significant other to them. Explain to them why you enjoy being with this person and how they impact your life.

A.R. Shaw
A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Shaw's latest book, Trap History, delves into the history and global dominance of Trap music. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.

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