Blog Posts - Interracial Marriage



Valentine's Day: Stories of Some Interfaith Couples in Ontario

L-R: Sahar (Muslim) + Alvaro (Catholic) Today is the Valentine’s Day. Love is in the air all over. On this day, it would be both interesting and enlightening to see that there are an increasing number of couples engaging in interfaith or inter-rel...
by Bangladesh Canada and Beyond on Feb 14, 2015

Got Any Special Weekend Plans? Go See “My Last Day Without You”!

My Last Day Without You is probably the cutest indie movie since Love Jones and Medicine For Melancholy – with a twist! I have three words for you: GO SEE IT!! It’s playing at AMC... Continuing Reading Here...

The Evening Post: Cheerios Just Checking Ad

The Cheerios ad titled “Just Checking” has caused a firestorm online.  The commercial features a biracial daughter asking her white mother if Cheerios are good for your heart, and then dumping a batch on her black father’s chest to pla...
by Geek Alabama on Jun 27, 2013

June 11th, Forty Years Ago.

                                          1973 America Photo courtesy of www.usnews.com On June 11, 1973 the Supreme Court of the United S...
by Steveso Thinks on Jun 13, 2013

My Cousin Died

It was 10:50 p.m. and I peddled my exercise bike in front of the TV. House Hunters International occupied my brain so I could keep peddling for the full forty minutes. The phone rang. The black box announcing caller ID blinked onto the TV screen. Pri...
by About Race on May 28, 2013

Funny Vibe

No, I'm not gonna rob youNo, I'm not gonna beat youNo, I'm not gonna rape youSo why you want to give me thatFunny Vibe!No, I'm not gonna hurt youNo, I'm not gonna harm youAnd I try not to hate youSo why you want to give me thatFunny Vibe!~ Funny Vibe...
by About Race on May 9, 2013

Do Interracial Marriages Work Between Black Men and White Women?

Do interracial marriages work between black men and white women? Well there is a high percentage of failed marriages when people marry interracially, but there is also a high percentage of failed marriages when same race couples marry. The outcome of...
by Why We Date on Mar 19, 2013

An American Tale of Race, Love and Family

Short Film Examines Evolving Interracial Romances...
by friday coming soon on Aug 27, 2012

Celebrities Lend Support to Debut of the Short Film “Mulatto Saga”

Film Examines Complexities of Interracial Relationships...
by friday coming soon on Aug 6, 2012

Checking the Other Box

Dear Mrs. (or Mr.) Ladderprice,Let me introduce myself, although I do not know who you are as you have hidden your identity. My name is Dianne. I am a white woman. I am interracially married with interracial twin daughters. I write about race in the...
by About Race on Jun 28, 2012

Can't We All Get Along?

So much happened this week: Rodney King, a man troubled by personal demons and unasked for fame, and who was brutally beaten by Los Angeles police officers during a 1991 traffic stop, died in a pool accident at his home; the North Carolina Legislatur...
by About Race on Jun 24, 2012

They Call Him Mister Tibbs

Ronald and I watched In the Heat of the Night on TCM this week. Made in 1967, the year the Supreme Court ruled anti-miscegenation laws unconstitutional, it remains a socially important film. That year Poitier starred in another socially relevant movi...
by About Race on Jun 9, 2012

Interracial Marriage in 18th Century Britain

OK it has been ages since I blogged, 2009 to be exact.  I was going to begin a whole new blog but decided to keep it but start from where I am at now.  I am doing a PhD in theology but which encompasses history, sociology, gender studies an...
by Call Her Woman on May 15, 2012

Here’s a Blunt Reminder About Interracial Marriage (PHOTO)

Here’s a Blunt Reminder About Interracial Marriage (PHOTO)This is a perfect reminder as people rip each other’s hair out over the same-sex marriage debate. Less than 45 years ago, interracial marriage was illegal in many states in the U.S...
by Prune Juice Media on May 11, 2012

North Carolina Adds Same-Sex Marriage Ban to Its Constitution

North Carolina Adds Same-Sex Marriage Ban to Its ConstitutionNorth Carolina added a distinction to its list of “achievements” last night. The state’s voters made it the 31st in the U.S. to ban marriages between same-sex couples. The...
by Prune Juice Media on May 9, 2012

Three Shades of Family: How We Address Interracial Challenges

We honestly had no idea... When my wife and I started dating, we weren’t thinking about how our relationship was part of a growing trend that is currently changing the cultural landscape of America.  We didn’t think about how as early a...
by Fatherly Stuff on Apr 5, 2012

Three Shades of Family: Interracial Challenges and How We Are Addressing

We honestly had no idea... When my wife and I started dating, we weren’t thinking about how our relationship was part of a growing trend that is currently changing the cultural landscape of America.  We didn’t think about how as early a...
by Fatherly Stuff on Apr 5, 2012

Riding the Interracial Marriage Highs

No one should be surprised that interracial marriages are at an all time high. 8.4 percent of all marriages in the U.S. are interracial, up from 3.2 percent in 1980.  The increase includes interracial marriages of all combinations but is tied to...
by About Race on Feb 18, 2012

Interracial Marriage Hits All-time High

Interracial marriage in the United States has hit an all-time high, a new study suggests, with a record 1 in 12 marriages taking place between people from different racial backgrounds. Love + Sex | Women’s Lifestyle – Yahoo! Shine...


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