Biracial dating facts

by  |  20-Jan-2017 08:04

Moreover, the comedy “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle” paired the Korean-American protagonist up with a Latina love interest.

Of course, a number of such couples exist in real life as well.

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Marriages between people of different races reached a record high of 8.4 percent in 2010, according to the .

Despite the rising rate of interracial marriage, mixed-race couples not only continue to face scrutiny and disapproval but sweeping generalizations from outsiders.

"That's where we were in the beginning with my parents." that the existence of interracial partnerships is complicated by socioeconomic status, novelty and even the fetishization of someone of one race by another; these factors could play a role in how interracial couples see each other or what motivates the relationship in the first place.

Moreover, conventional wisdom and has suggested that interracial relationships fare worse than same-race ones.

This language of this post has been updated to incorporate additional insights surrounding why people get into interracial relationships, the skewed portrayal of interracial relationships in popular culture, and the breadth of the Ok Cupid data cited in the article.

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