Interracial dating in the black community
Incredibly, anti-miscegenation laws remained on the books until the latter half of the 20th century, making interracial relationships taboo and posing barriers to mixed-race couples.
A major reason interracial relationships continue to carry stigma is their association with violence.
Half or 50% of African Americans have never been married compared to 33% of all Americans.
Your average black person in a interracial relationship is only in it because they believe having a white man or woman makes them 'special'.It is also believed that a large percentage of Black men marry White women.This is often cited as one of the causes of lower marriage rates among Black women. While Black men marry white women at twice rate that Black women marry White men, i In 2012 The U.This is because a higher percentage of Black women are divorced and widowed than men.Also in 2014 just under half or 48% of black women had never been married which is up from 44% in 2008 and 42.7% in 2005.