At first our membership was caucasian Christians from America, England and Australia - but we've gained one of the largest Asian memberships on the Internet.Bringing Christians together globally so we can learn from each others tradtions, values etc, and show how people from different backgrounds can believe in the same God!
When it comes to cultural expectations, Asian parents have a desire to not also want their children to marry within their ethnicity but also to have them fit into their own professional preferences and Asian STEM (careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) stereotypes.One Chinese-American woman was told in no uncertain terms by her father she was not allowed to date Japanese or risk being disowned by her family.It gets even more complicated if you’re Taiwanese (family originally from Taiwan) and dating someone who’s Taiwanese (but family is originally from China). It was not until 1967, during the height of the Civil Rights Movement, that the U. Supreme Court ruled in the case that such laws were unconstitutional. As suc, one could argue that it's only been in recent years that interracial marriages have become common in American society. Therefore, anti-miscegenation laws were passed that prohibited Asians from marrying Whites. S.-Raised (1.5 generation or higher)FR = Foreign-Raised (1st generation)"USR USR or FR" = Spouse 1 is USR while Spouse 2 can be USR or FR"USR USR Only" = Both spouses are USRMethodology used to tabulate these statistics History shows that these anti-miscegenation laws were very common in the U. They were first passed in the 1600s to prevent freed Black slaves from marrying Whites and the biracial children of White slave owners and African slaves from inheriting property. had formal laws on their books that prohibited non-Whites from marrying Whites.