Formerly, the term was used more widely as a euphemism for interracial sexual unions that produced mixed-race offspring out of wedlock, since both miscegenation and illegitimacy were historically taboo in Western culture, particularly in the context of Victorian morality.
Over the last several decades, the American public has grown increasingly accepting of interracial dating and marriage.
This shift in opinion has been driven both by attitude change among individuals generally and by the fact that over the period, successive generations have reached adulthood with more racially liberal views than earlier generations.
Millennials are no exception to this trend: Large majorities of 18-to-29 year olds express support for interracial marriage within their families, and the level of acceptance in this generation is greater than in other generations.
The Pew Research Center’s recent report on racial attitudes in the U.
White Guy 1: Hey, that chick over there keeps looking over at me, i think im in there, man. Dumb Nazi: GRR ARRR HUHGRRRR INTERRACIAL DATING GHRRR BRRRUH WRRRRR RACE TRAITOR ARGGGG GRRRRRR BAAAAA KRRRRRR NIGGER LOVER RRRAAAAARRRRR!!!!!
White Guy 1: Ok, so im a "race traitor", i dont care, get over it.Some racial groups are more likely to intermarry than others.Of the 3.6 million adults who got married in 2013, 58% of American Indians, 28% of Asians, 19% of blacks and 7% of whites have a spouse whose race was different from their own.Virginia that race-based restrictions on the set of individuals whom an individual is eligible to marry violate the Equal Protection Clause of the United States Constitution.In English, an "interracial marriage" refers to the institution of marriage, including childless marriages.At least im getting checked out, i dont see any women looking at you, dickhead.