Interracial dating in the military
Some forums can only be seen by registered members. Each of us comes from cultures and areas (Latin/Caribbean and Northeastern city/South Florida) where seeing people of different races together, in public, in a relationship, is normal and generally accepted. Obviously it's a broad question, but for those who have some experience, is D. more like NY/NJ/Miami, or more like Atlanta/Jacksonville, when it comes to acceptance of interracial relationships? There is a enough of cross-cultural and interracial social scene in the area that I would imagine interracial couples are easily accepted without much of a fuss. You mean to tell me, Anglo/Germanic American white women generally only want to date white guys? Thank the lord ethnic women (Asian/Indian/South American/even white European) tend to be less racist.
After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads. ) of the thread below got me curious about something. However in other parts of the country, we've come to find, there is a lot of hostility, and it's not unusual for people to express their distaste in both subtle and overt ways. It won't influence our decision one way or another, but I'd like to know. But there is also a Black professional class in the D. area with a breadth and presence that's unlike many other cities so the white half of an interracial couple might find themselves having to navigate that world more often than the black half having to navigate the white world. Once in a blue moon you might get some crap on the Green/Yellow line.
American Indians have the highest interracial marriage rate among all single-race groups.
Women are slightly more likely to “marry out” than men in this group: 61% of American Indian female newlyweds married outside their race, compared with 54% of American Indian male newlyweds.
The very few Black/white interracial couples in the D. In a few years I've observed two incidents where black men were not happy with interracial dating.
One yelled at a WM/BF combo on the metro (she was way hot, probably what got him mad).
The overall numbers mask significant gender gaps within some racial groups.
Among blacks, men are much more likely than women to marry someone of a different race.
(This share does not take into account the “interethnic” marriages between Hispanics and non-Hispanics, which we covered in an earlier report on intermarriage.) Looking beyond newlyweds, 6.3% of all marriages were between spouses of different races in 2013, up from less than 1% in 1970.
, which struck down all anti-miscegenation laws remaining in 16 states.