We also offer year's end roundups of celebrity chatter, red carpet fashion, blockbuster movie and TV trivia, previews of new releases, and more!Shutterstock There once was a time in America — not too long ago — when the ebony and ivory piano keys, metaphorically, could not legally live in harmony. gradually warmed up to the idea of a Black and White union: 1959 – 4 percent 1971 – 29 percent 1982 – 43 percent 1995 – 48 percent 2008 – 77 percent 2013 – 87 percent Stats also show that Blacks have always approved Black-White marriages more than Whites.
Since for the past six years on the mission field in Mexico I had been in prayer for a godly mate, I felt like I could uplift her spirit by commenting as well. I talked to friends and family about the site and investigated it.Alabama was the last state to completely lift bans against interracial marriage in 2000.How many famous interracial couples can you think of? In the decades since interracial marriage became legal in America, this type of bigotry is dying away, and these adorable celebrity couples just make it even clearer that love doesn't see race.According to the most recent data on the matter, 2008 figures show that the pairing of White females and Asian males are most vulnerable to divorce.Conversely, Black women and White men are most likely to stick by their vows.
Attitudes toward mixed marriages have shifted even more drastically when considering American views on the matter back in 1990, when 63 percent of non-black adults said they would be completely or somewhat opposed to a family member marrying a black person.