Interracial relationship is a one where people of different races come together. Partners of different racial backgrounds in different places in the world have constantly faced threats from public and generally stigma, misconceptions arising from community culture. There is a lot to do with interracial relationships whereby how people in the society view it dictates how it goes about. Depending on who are dating, and why it dictates how long it will take to get to be an interracial relationship. The world we are in right now too has a lot to do with the impact it has on the issue. Social media has turned the world into a global village and thus lately there have been more and more successful cases of interracial dating most of which start in the social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and WhatsApp.
When we talk of interracial relationships, many at times what comes in our minds is black verses white races. However, it doesn't work that way because we have many other races in the world. We could also have Asian verses Black or white. The relationship is not all about sex, however, it constitutes the biggest part since people come together to create a home and finally have children. Many people though do not believe in the success of an interracial relationship and even worse some communities consider the children born as outcasts.
All these go handy in making two have to take some considerable time to fall in love and finally have a strong interracial relationship. Racism is a big issue which needs to be worked on, however, being in an interracial relationship doesn't necessarily mean that you have conquered racism. People have different stereotypes and misconceptions concerning other races and this really affects their coming together. When two people from different races finally get together, there may arise a number of racial discrimination between the two or even among the closer relatives and friends and this greatly undermines the wellbeing of a relationship.
Such instances may lead to breaking up of those in a relationship if proper measures are not taken into account. This, in turn, may shorten or even prolong dating which may either lead to a strong relationship or not Interracial dating, however, doesn't have to be such a big deal, after all, We all should, therefore, allow the couples to define what the relationship really means to them and hence a strong relationship.