Have interracial marriages become more acceptable in U.S.?
Blacks are now substantially more likely than before to marry whites.
A Pew Research Center study, released today, details a diversifying America where interracial unions and the mixed-race children they produce are challenging typical notions of race.
‘The rise in interracial marriage indicates that race relations have improved over the past quarter century,’ said Daniel Lichter, a sociology professor at Cornell University. ‘Mixed-race children have blurred America’s color line.