Interracial marriages are on the rise and the growth is expected to continue, according to a 2015 Pew report.
Despite increased visibility, there is still a lot missing from the conversation on interracial relationships.
Moreover, conventional wisdom and has suggested that interracial relationships fare worse than same-race ones.
Compare that with 1980, when less than 7% of new marriages took place between interracial couples and the share of overall marriages was just 3%. In 1987, about the impact of interracial marriage on society, 43% of Americans said more intermarriage has been a change for the better.
It's been less than 50 years since blacks and whites have been able to legally marry, .
If you seriously want to know the struggles interracial couples go through, you can go ahead and ask this question.
If you’re simply asking for formality (or because it is the first thing you can think of), skip this question.
Knowing that it is worth it because interracial couples are beautifully human.