ISSUES – Interracial and Intercultural Relationships/Marriage


ISSUES – Interracial and Intercultural Relationships/Marriage



Click on the links below to read articles, stories, studies, etc. discussing this issue:


Interracial Families Calendar available here!

Letter to the Editor: Love more than black and white
by Jen Chau and Carmen Van Kerckhove (Corvallis Gazette-Times) (December 15, 2004)

‘Jewtopia’ role’s a perfect fit: Off-B’way is runway for model
by Edward Glazarev (The New York Daily News) (December 12, 2004)

Love sees no color
by Mary Ann Albright (Corvallis Gazette-Times) (December 11, 2004)

Baker & Lathan in 42.4 Percent
(Coming Soon!) (December 10, 2004)

Racist letters sent to high school athletes
by Connie Mabin (Associated Press),1413,204~21474~2587327,00.html (December 9, 2004)

Grow up, Rui En
by Jeanmarie Tan (Electric New Paper),4136,79033,00.html (December 9, 2004)

What Japanese women want: a Western husband
by Bennett Richardson (The Christian Science Monitor) (December 6, 2004)

Marion County Man Gets 10 Months For Crossburning Incident
(The Chattanoogan) (December 6, 2004)

B’way Bigot Drama
by Philip Messing, Michael Riedel and Hasani Gittens (The New York Post) (December 5, 2004)

Family Values and the New Multi-Racial Alliance
by Rev. John Kenyon (The Multiracial Activist) (December 2004/January 2005)

Cross-burning worry: The FBI has joined the hate-crime investigation into who targeted the residents of a Lake Grove home with a burning cross
by Jennifer Smith (Newsday),0,716158.story?coll=nyc-regionhome-headlines (November 22, 2004)

On Biblical Norms and George W. Bush
by J. Douglas Allen-Taylor (The Berkeley Daily Planet) (November 19, 2004)

Subsidized daycare planned for mixed culture households
by Cody Yiu (TaipeiTimes) (September 13, 2004)

Same-Sex and Mixed-Race Revisited: Should Marriage Be a Public Affair?
by Emily Monroy (The Multiracial Activist) (September-November 2004)

Sex, Segregation, and the Sacred after Brown
by Jane Dailey (The Journal of American History) (Vol. 91, No. 1, June 2004)

Personal Voices: Gateway Girl
by Bethany Allen (AlterNet) (May 20, 2004)

Two Notes On Being In An Interracial Marriage
by Rev. John Kenyon (The Multiracial Activist) (May/June 2004)

Change of Heart
by Adam Goodheart (AARP Magazine) (May/June 2004)

Uncovering an Interracial Literature of Love . . . and Racism
by Emily Eakin (The New York Times) (April 17, 2004)

Same Sex and Mixed Race: Zeroing in on the debate around gay and interracial marriage
by Emily Monroy (The Multiracial Activist) (December 2003 – January 2004)

A successful interracial union shows world can unite as one
by Dan and Lonnie Locke (The Olympian) 4687.shtml (September 20, 2003)

White professor speaks about black america
by Charles Edward Scott Jr. (Daily Illini) s/news_story01.shtml (September 18, 2003)

Finding love amid anguish in Peru jail
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Iraqi girlfriends capture GI hearts
by Larry Kaplow (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution) (August 29, 2003)

Israeli law targets ‘mixed’ families
by Joshua Mitnick (The Washington Times) (August 18, 2003)

Colour Bar Lives On in SA Marriage
by Michael Schmidt ( (August 3, 2003)

T a Graves and Matthew Previn
by Shannon Donnelly (The New York Times) (August 3, 2003)

Forbidden romances bloom in the Iraqi desert
by Betsy Pisik (The Washington Times) (June 24, 2003)

Racist language must be deleted
(The Montgomery Advertiser) (June 17, 2003)

Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?
by Dali Abel (The Multiracial Activist) (June/July 2003)

The Reality of Interracial Marriages
by Bill Lee (The Multiracial Activist) (June/July 2003)

Tribute To My Dad
by Allen Steadham (The Multiracial Activist) (June/July 2003)

Far From Heaven
by Michael Lind (The Nation) (May 29, 2003)

Color-Blind Love
by Tim Padgett and Frank Sikora (Time),9171,1101030512-449470,00.html (May 12, 2003)

On Survival and Progress of Unpopular Minorities in the United States: The case of Iranian-Americans
by Nader Habibi (Payvand’s Iran News) (May 8, 2003)

1st WWII War Bride’s Family Visits Japan
by Steve Sailer (KRON-TV) (May 7, 2003)

From The Editor
by Melody Gutierrez (The Orion) (May 7, 2003)

Can’t They Just All Get Along?
by Robin Mero (The Morning News) (May 4, 2003)

Students once again plan whites-only prom
(Independent Record) (May 3, 2003)

Segregation’s last dance?
(The Times-Picayune) (May 3, 2003)

Segregation still practiced, wrong in Southern schools
(Indiana Statesman) (May 2, 2003)

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (True story)
by Dali Abel (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (May/June 2003)

Whither Miscegenation?
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (May/June 2003)

Can a Smile Bridge the Divide?
by Cathy Horyn (The New York Times) (April 27, 2003)

A Searing Century For the Black Soul
by Lynne Duke (The Washington Post) (April 27, 2003)

Author addresses mixed marriages
by Reka Jellema (The Holland Sentinel) (April 27, 2003)

Interracial pair report assault
(The Augusta Chronicle) (April 27, 2003)

Two men plead guilty to 2001 cross burning in Macomb
(Macomb Journal) (April 25, 2003)

Racial Harassment at GU
(KXLY) (April 25, 2003)

Author on Campus: Dalyrmple’s ‘White Mughals’ tells love story
by Rebecca Byerly (The Eagle) (April 24, 2003)

Interracial dating: Controversy?
by Aacia Hussain (Northern Star) (April 18, 2003)

Colorblind romance: Interracial couples cross traditional dating boundaries
by Nishat Fatima (The Battalion) (April 17, 2003)

Interracial marriage harmony to be promoted
(eTaiwan News) (April 10, 2003)

Interracial couple’s love story filled with passion, betrayal
by Scott Lax (The Plain Dealer) (April 6, 2003)

Interracial Romance: Flipping Stereotypes or Appropriating Culture?
by Paij Wadley-Bailey (Out In The Mountains) (April 4, 2003)

The Myth of Interracial Marriage
by Steve Sailer (VDare) (March 16, 2003)

Interracial marriage gender gap grows
by Steve Sailer (UPI) (March 14, 2003)

Parenting Interracial Children
by Frances Kai-Hwa Wang (EurasianNation) (March 2003)

A Valentine for Tom and Sally
by Jay Bryant (The Optimate) (February 14, 2003)

Chemistry Isn’t Color-Blind
by Lakshmi Chaudhry (AlterNet) (February 3, 2003)

Love in Black and White
by Gerry Coughlan (The Multiracial Activist) (February/March 2003)

Ebony and ivory: A symphony of American race relations in the notes of a single biracial family
by Ron Charles (The Christian Science Monitor) (January 23, 2003)

Multiracial Families: The Best of Both Worlds
by Maraline Kubik (The Vindicator) (January 15, 2003)

Crystal City teacher’s fate is in board’s hands
by Chris Carroll (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)’s+fate+is+in+board’s+hands (January 8, 2003)

Teacher explains her comment on biracial marriage
by Tim Rowden (St. Louis Post-Dispatch) (January 7, 2003)

Biracial couples encounter fewer reminders of nation’s divided past
by Cloe Cabrera (The Tampa Tribune),0,4580704.story?coll=sfla-news-florida (January 2, 2003)

Mixed couples still face society’s disapproval
by Dawn Sagario (The Olympian) (December 30, 2002)

Love and Race
by Nicholas D. Kristof (The New York Times) (December 6, 2002)

What does the Bible say about dating, marrying outside your race?
by Dr. Tom Lovorn (The Progress-Index) (December 4, 2002)

Hmong views on relationships evolve with New Year
by Jessica Bock (Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune) (December 1, 2002)

Interracial Intimacy
by Randall Kennedy (The Atlantic Monthly) (December 2002)

Biracial Couples’ Image Evolving
by Cloe Cabrera (The Tampa Tribune) (November 29, 2002)

Limited engagement: Hollywood takes interracial romances a step further
by Vanessa E. Jones (Ft Worth Star-Telegram) (November 29, 2002)

Hyderabad Junction – A gripping history book with enough footnotes to whet your foot fetishes
by Bill Aitken (Outlook India) (November 25, 2002)

Hollywood embraces interracial romance
by Vanessa E. Jones (Seattle Post-Intelligencer) (November 19, 2002)

Open environment, attitudes make interracial relationships easier
by Andrew Kaplan (The Michigan Daily) (November 15, 2002)

Panelists say pressures on interracial couples come from wide variety of sources
by Julia Zuckerman (The Brown Daily Herald) (November 4, 2002)

Loving Outside: Color doesn’t matter to their hearts, but interracial couples still face prejudice
by Chandra Harris (The Knoxville News-Sentinel),1406,KNS_2796_1518878,00.html (November 3, 2002)

Interracial dating should be embraced, isn’t sinful
by Nicole Mullins (Indiana Statesman) (October 30, 2002)

Dating is not always ‘black and white’ issue
by Rick Charmoli (Central Michigan Life) (October 18, 2002)

Letters to the Editor
by George Winkel and James Landrith (UIC Today) (October 14, 2002)

Barriers to Interracial Marriage Falling
by Brooke Adams (Salt Lake Tribune) (October 13, 2002)

Marriage overcame bitterness of racism: Black soldier and Italian girl followed their hearts, ignored society’s censure
by Marilyn Miller (The Beacon Journal) (October 11, 2002)

Ontario wants to settle 60-year-old wrong
(CBC News) (October 9, 2002)

Ontario woman wants apology for abuse suffered decades ago
(CBC News) (October 8, 2002)

Parents need to lighten up
by Decker Ngongang (Technician Online) (October 7, 2002)

The color of love
by Jeannine F. Hunter (Knoxsville News-Sentinel),1406,KNS_315_1459841,00.html (October 5, 2002)

Interracial dating brings special problems
by Becca Brasfield (UIC Today) (October 1, 2002)

As High As It Can Go
by Dali Abel (The Multiracial Activist) (October/November 2002)

Race Mixing and Westernization in Latin America and the Philippines
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (September/October 2002)

Mixed marriages not the answer
by Larry G. Meeks (The Detroit News) (August 21, 2002 )

Biracial Asians Break From Family Tradition
by Carmen Van Kerckhove (The Multiracial Activist) (August/September 2002 )

For More Japanese, Love Is a Multiethnic Thing
by Howard W. French (The New York Times) (July 31, 2002 )

Talkin’ ‘Bout Miscegenation: New hope in America’s race relations
by Andrew Sullivan ( (July 21, 2002 )

In the English Arts, A Merry Racial Blend
by Yasmin Alibhai-Brown (The New York Times) (July 21, 2002)

Acceptance Amid the Diversity: At Andrews AFB, Multiracial Families, Friendships Thrive
by Liza Frazier Page (The Washington Post) (July 16, 2002)

Could Mr. Right be white? More black women are willing to face the challenges
that go along with dating outside their race
by John Blake (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) (July 14, 2002)

Interracial Sex #5: The White Woman Abroad
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (July/August 2002)

Excerpt: White/Black Race Mixing
by Rev. LeRoy Gardner (The Multiracial Activist) (June/July 2002)

Excerpt: Whitegirl
by Kate Manning (The Multiracial Activist) (June/July 2002)

“Jill & Dave Marry at Las Vegas’ Excalibur”
by Andrea Rotondo Hospidor ( (May 28, 2002)

Love By Mail: As in All Matters of the Heart, More Than a Simple Exchange
by Andrew Chang (ABC News) (May 23, 2002)

Intermarriage Canadian Style
by Emily Conroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (May/June 2002)

More Black women are dating, marrying White men
by Cassandra West ( (March 27, 2002)

Farley couple says race never played central role in relationship
by Becky Sisco (Telegraph Herald) (March 24, 2002)

Interracial Sex #4: The Black Woman’s Undoing?
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (March/April 2002)

Racial stances change in time
by Mary Jo Hill (Worcester Telegram and Gazette) (February 24, 2002)

A Diverse — and Divided — Black Community: As Foreign-Born Population Grows, Nationality Trumps Skin Color
by Darryl Fears (The Washington Post) (February 24, 2002)

Single Life: Black women wonder what’s up with Minnesota dating?
by Delma J. Francis (Minneapolis Star Tribune) (February 23, 2002)

A Judge’s Past
by Bob Herbert (The New York TImes) (February 7, 2002)

The Next Big Fight: The first major judicial-confirmation battle of the Bush administration.
by Byron York (National Review) (February 6, 2002)

Say No to This Throwback
(Los Angeles Times) (February 6, 2002)

Guess Who’s Against Interracial Dating at Dartmouth!
by Alison Jeffe (The Dartmouth Review) (February 4, 2002)

We Deserve Better
by Ron Bronson, Jr. (The Multiracial Activist) (February/March 2002)

Blurring the lines of racial identity
by Jay Rey (The Buffalo News) (January 28, 2002)

Multiracial children bring Broward mothers together
by Victor Greto (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) (January 29, 2002)

Blended families teach candidates
by Deb Price (The Detroit News) (January 13, 2002)

The controversial question of race
by Lori Hinnant (The Bergen Record/Associated Press) (January 1, 2002)

Right-Wing Pro-Miscegenism
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (January/February 2002)

Supporting Multiracial and Multiethnic Children and Their Families
by Francis Wardle (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (January/February 2002)

Interracial Dating: Students Voice Opinions
by Veronica Richardson (KC Flare) (December 2001)

Removing Workplace Hurdles for Interracial Couples and Multiracial Families
by Linda S. Wallace ( (December 12, 2001)

Interracial couples fight family opposition
by Victor Greto (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) (December 10, 2001)

Tamarac couple united in dream of family
by Victor Greto (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) (December 10, 2001)

Mixed-race families finding acceptance in the U.S.
by Victor Greto (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) (December 10, 2001)

Legacy of suspicion haunts one woman
by Victor Greto (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) (December 10, 2001)

Ethnic divisions fading for couples
by Victor Greto (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) (December 8, 2001)

by Stu Bykofsky (Philadelphia Daily News) (November 28, 2001)

Mixed marriage reaction typical
by Larry G. Meeks (Detroit News) (November 21, 2001)

Mail Order Brides
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (November/December 2001)

The Marriage Gradient and Latinos
by William Javier Nelson (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (November/December 2001)

Democrats say Heck should shun Fort Lee fundraiser
by Yung Kim (The Bergen Record) (October 13, 2001)

Augsburg announces scholarship to offset donation from controversial donor
(Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune/Associated Press) (October 9, 2001)

Destiny’s white face and my black son
by Joyce King (Christian Science Monitor) (September 12, 2001)

Theme: Interracial and Mixed-racial Relationships and Families
(Electronic Magazine of Multicultural Education) (Fall 2001 – Vol. 3, No. 2)

Interracial myths still nag couples
by Mark Mathabane (USA Today) (August 22, 2001)

Racial divide isn’t as big as you might think
by Tracy Smith Hall (The Detroit Free Press) (July 30, 2001)

Unease follows couples who cross the color line
by Jefferson Strait (The Springfield News-Leader) (July 29, 2001)

A Brief History of Interracial Marriage
by Lane Hartill (Christian Science Monitor) (July 25, 2001)

Some Black Clergy Fired Over Moon Connection – Up to 35 Are Ousted After Tour With Church Leader
by Hanna Rosin (The Washington Post) (July 25, 2001)

Interracial Couples Create Big Profits For Some Avant-Garde Filmmakers
by Matthew Valia ( (July 20, 2001)

The Playwright Bride
by Linda Lee (The New York Times) (July 15, 2001)

A vanishing racial division
by Steven Chapman (The Washington Times) (July 14, 2001)

One Racial Barrier Is Disappearing Fast
by Steve Chapman ( (July 12, 2001)

Japanese ethnicity on the wane in U.S.
by Lori Aratani (Philadelphia Inquirer) (July 7, 2001)

Teacher learns a few things himself, about racial profiling
by Stephen Sullivan (Evansville Courier & Press) (July 7, 2001)

by Lori Aratani (San Jose Mercury News) (July 6, 2001)

Interracial Marriages Gain Acceptance
by Candice Choi ( (July 5, 2001)

Biracial Couples Report Tolerance – Survey Finds Most Are Accepted by Families
by Darryl Fears and Claudia Deane (The Washington Post) (July 5, 2001)

Black/White Interracial Intimacies in Popular Music
by Neal A. Lester, Ph.D. (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (July/August 2001)

The Other Man: Is He Being Resurrected in the Name of Protecting Women?
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (July/August 2001)

Reverse Racism
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (July/August 2001)

Do We Need A Cure For Jungle Fever?
by Mark A. Rawls ( (June 2001)

Building a relationship
by Robert King (St. Petersburg Times) (June 17, 2001)

Supreme Court to weigh value of race, money: Custody dispute pits poor white mother against millionaire black father
by Janice Tibbetts (The Ottawa Citizen) (June 11, 2001)

OBITUARIES: ATLANTA: Gerard Nordmann, 68, sold old paintings
by Stephania H. Davis (Atlanta Journal Constitution) (June 4, 2001)

Ground Zero of the New California
by Susan Straight (Los Angeles Times) (June 3, 2001)

Church punishes married archbishop
(CNN) (May 28, 2001)

Prom Story
by Darragh Johnson (The Washington Post) (May 27, 2001)

Archbishop weds in ceremony led by Rev. Sun Myung Moon
(CNN) (May 27, 2001)

Maverick Catholic bishop may wed
by Raffaella Malaguti (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Reuters) (May 27, 2001)

Biracial couples face stigma
by Dru Daughtry (The News Record) (May 7, 2001)

Woman seeks answers to interracial dating
by Larry G. Meeks (The Detroit News) (April 25, 2001)

Still Bearing the Southern Cross
by Neely Tucker (The Washington Post) (April 22, 2001)

Intermarriages rise, reflecting U.S. changes
by Tony Pugh (The Philadelphia Inquirer) (March 25, 2001)

Date for love, work for social justice
by Maureen McDonald (The Detroit News) (March 14, 2001)

Learning the language of love
by Jennifer Kornreich (MSNBC) (March 9, 2001)

Interracial marriage blends differences
by Paul H. Johnson (The Bergen Record) (March 9, 2001)

Couples break down barriers
by Elizabeth Cohen (Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin) (March 8, 2001)

Mixing it up
by Suzy Hansen (Salon) (March 8, 2001)

Intercultural relationships flourish at Georgetown despite differences
by Robyn Russo (The Hoya) (February 23, 2001)

Black and White and Married in Alabama
by Judy Simmons ( (February 22, 2001)

The color of love
by Erin Aubry Kaplan (Salon) (February 14, 2001)

Looney Tunes Whacko Blenders Push Genocide
by H. Millard (New Nation News) (February 2001)

Interracial Love Big Box Office, Not Big News
by Donna Britt (The Washington Post) (January 26, 2001)

Right Makes Might
by James B. Meadow (Denver Rocky Mountain News) (January 15, 2001)

Feature: Chao-McConnell highlight interracial marriage
by Steve Sailer (Virtual New York/UPI) (January 13, 2001)

Is It Time Yet For Mixed-Race Romance?
by Jamie Portman (The Ottowa Citizen) (January 8, 2001)

Interracial Sex #3
by Emily Monroy (INTERRACIAL VOICE) (January/February 2001)

Essay: Interracial Dating – Do or Don’t?
by Jacquelene S. Waller (Rutgers University) (December 2000)

Infatu-Asian: Deconstructing the motives of desire
by Sarah Stone (Counterpoint) (December 2000)

Interracial couples thrive at Stanford U.
by Christine Ha (The Stanford Daily) (November 30, 2000)

Across a boundary, hands clasped
by Jennifer Maloney (The Daily Princetonian) (November 27, 2000)

Interracial Relationships
by Emily McGrath, Ph.D. ( (2000)

His hand on her wrist was the eternal flame
by Steve Duin (The Oregonian) (November 14, 2000)

Rejecting racism
(The Birmingham News) (November 10, 2000)

Mixed reaction to marriage vote
by Jeff Amy and Karen Tolkkinen (The Mobile Register) (November 9, 2000)

Voters remove state interracial marriage ban
(The Birmingham News) (November 8, 2000)

Voters strike ban on interracial marriage
by Jeff Amy (The Mobile Register) (November 8, 2000)

Intermarriage Ban Targeted in Alabama
by Leonard Greene (The New York Post) (November 7, 2000)

State still holds onto unenforceable ban
by Patricia Cavanaugh Stumb (The Huntsville Times) (November 6, 2000)

Couple believe marriage can be black-and-white issue
by Patricia C. Stumb (The Huntsville Times) (November 5, 2000)

Amendment’s aim: Lift marriage ban
by Kim Chandler (The Birmingham News) (November 2, 2000)

Letters: We Are All Mixed Race
by Bill Taylor (The Birmingham News) (October 30, 2000)

Overcoming a bad image
by Carla Thompson (The Huntsville Times) (October 29, 2000)

Erasing Racism
by Amy Chen (Contra Costa Times) (October 25, 2000)

Vote yes on Amendment Two
(Mobile Register) (October 22, 2000)

Kung fu’s gladiator
by Vera H-C Chan (Contra Costa Times) (October 19, 2000)

Opinions varied on interracial marriage
by Michael Willard (The Andalusia Star-News) (October 12, 2000)

Something old, something new
(Sydney Morning Herald) (October 11, 2000)

Towards a new Australia
by Sharon Verghis (Sydney Morning Herald) (October 11, 2000)

Lebanese migrants’ children `marry their own kind’
by Adele Horin (The Age) (October 9, 2000)

Voters to chose fate of interracial marriage law
by Brian Blackley (The Messenger) (October 8, 2000)

Time to move into the 21st century
by Scott Hawkins (The Andalusia Star-News) (October 6, 2000)

Repealing ban on interracial marriage
by Bob Johnson (Seattle Post-Intelligencer/Associated Press) (October 5, 2000)

Alabama may allow interracial marriage
by Bob Johnson (Salon/Associated Press) (October 4, 2000)

Repealing marriage ban is a moral, legal, economic ‘yes’
by Bill Pryor (The Birmingham News) (October 1, 2000)

Prologue and Chapter One: The Last Liberal
by Mark Mathabane (The Multiracial Activist) (October/November 2000)

Preface and Chapter One: Love in Black and White
by Mark and Gail Mathabane (The Multiracial Activist) (October/November 2000)

Smashing relationship stereotypes
by Bill Kelvin (Osprey Online) (Fall 2000)

The Melting Pot and Interracial Relationships: Do They Mix?
by Sarah Pores (On The Other Hand) (Fall 2000)

Alabama Voter May Bury Interracial Marriage Ban
by Judy Sheppard (American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography) (September 26, 2000)

Alabama Voter May Bury Interracial Marriage Ban
by Judy Sheppard ( (September 26, 2000)

Love is Colorblind: NYC’s biracial couples understand
the true meaning of diversity
by Mary Jane Fine (New York Daily News) (September 24, 2000)

Local radio personality to be on NBC Nightly News
(The Huntsville Times) (September 22, 2000)

KC native to shoot next movie here
by Robert W. Butler (The Kansas City Star) (September 19, 2000)

Critic backs racial marriage laws
by Kim Chandler (The Birmingham News) (September 19, 2000)

Interracial Romance Divides Asian-Americans
by Soyon Im (AlterNet) (September 11, 2000)

Time to put interracial ban to rest
by Robert Buchanan (The Mobile Register) (September 11, 2000)

Wording subject of debate: A third of those surveyed however, oppose such unions
by Jeff Schrenk (The Mobile Register) (September 10, 2000)

Misguided effort: Heritage groups have better things to do
(The Birmingham News) (September 7, 2000)

A split in the ranks
(The Huntsville Times) (September 7, 2000)

Bid farewell to this racist law
(The Mobile Register) (September 1, 2000)

Estranged Wife Enters Campaign Fray: Trashes Interracial Relationship
by Paul Schwartzman (The Washington Post) (August 30, 2000)

Foes say implication of amendment is Alabamians are racist
by Alan Choate (Mobile Register) (August 26, 2000)

State of the union
by Hugh Mackay (The Sydney Morning Herald) (August 19, 2000)

Books & Culture Corner: In Praise of Miscegenation
by John Wilson ( (August 14, 2000)

Interracial Dating: A Good Thing, Maybe; True Love, Maybe Not
by Fred Reed (Fred On Everything) (August 8, 2000)

Former Miss America Gets Ugly: Frowns on Interracial Dating
by Kim Hohman ( Race Relations) (August 3, 2000)

She’s the Tiger’s Meow
by Peter Sheridan (The New York Post) (August 2, 2000)

 Nicole Johnson, Miss America 1999 Frowns on Interracial Dating
(Washington Journal) (August 1, 2000)

The exterminator: Black politico Dwaine Caraway sounds a lot like a redneck when it comes to slamming his enemies
by Jim Schutze (The Dallas Observer) (July 27, 2000)

The Racism-Industry Lynch Mob
by Michael Fumento (National Review) (July 21, 2000)

Wedding bells ring for interracial couple
by Rita Price (The Columbus Dispatch) (July 16, 2000)

Has lynch law returned?
by Earl Ofari Hutchinson (Salon) (July 13, 2000)

Ohio pastor bans interracial wedding
(Philadelphia Daily News/Associated Press) (July 11, 2000)

Pastor Bars Interracial Marriage
(The Washington Post/Associated Press) (July 10, 2000)

Pastor shuts door on interracial couple
by Dennis M. Mahoney (The Columbus Dispatch) (July 8, 2000)

A hanging exposes views on race and dating
by Scott Baldauf (Christian Science Monitor) (July 3, 2000)

Crossing the Line
by James Landrith and Cheryl Gamble-Landrith ( (June 19, 2000)

Love an issue of freedom, not race
by Leonard Pitts, Jr. (The Miami Herald) (June 17, 2000)

The Last Word (see bottom of page)
by Stu Bykofsky (The Philadelphia Daily News) (June 12, 2000)

Having ‘a thing’ for another race
by Paysha Stockton (The Seattle Times) (June 9, 2000)

Testing the Faithful
by Kevin Sack (The New York Times) (June 4, 2000)

A thaw in race relations: Filmmakers break one of last taboos with series of interracial romances
by George M. Thomas (The Beacon Journal) (May 12, 2000)

Still Searching for Acceptance
by Duane Noriyuki (Los Angeles Times) (May 1, 2000)

Interracial Acceptance: Is America Ready?
by Anna Thackeray (One Magazine) (Spring 2000)

Speaking of the Unspoken
by Scarlet Cheng (Los Angeles Times) (April 30, 2000)

Harvard groups sponsor panel on interracial dating
by Alex B. Ginsberg (Harvard Crimson) (April 13, 2000)

Britain leads in mixed-race romance
(The Sunday Times) (April 9, 2000)

Interracial Dating
by Jenny Meyer (Culture and Denial: Women in Dialogue) (March 31, 2000)

Interracial romances no longer taboo topic
by Greg Braxton (Atlanta Journal Constitution) (March 27, 2000)

Aborigines lead way as mixed marriages create melting pot
by Bettina Arndt (Sydney Morning Herald) (March 23, 2000)

Kein Platz f r Rassensch nder: Eine christliche Universit t” im amerikanischen Wahlkampf
by Armin Himmelrath (S ddeutsche Zeitung) (March 7, 2000)

Why Asian Guys Are on a Roll
by Esther Pan (Newsweek) (February 21, 2000)

Black and White and Taboo All Over
by Charles Taylor (Salon) (February 14, 2000)

A poignant reminder
(The Huntsville Times) (February 14, 2000)

Wedding carries message about Alabama’s ban
by Steve Doyle (The Huntsville Times) (February 11, 2000)

On Duke campus, interracial dating remains rare
by Peri Edelstein (The Chronicle) (February 9, 2000)

The Colors of Love/Oakland Museum throws singles bash for singles of different ethnicities
by Jesse Hamlin (The San Francisco Chronicle) (February 7, 2000)

Pryor urges constitution amendment
by Michael Sznajderman (The Birmingham News) (January 27, 2000)

Interracial couples sought for PG interviews
(The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) (January 11, 2000)

Dating outside your race: Can it work?
by Minauti Dave (CPNet) (January 10, 2000)

Rock-a-bye: The Wham of Sammy
by Josh Kun (The Boston Phoenix) (December 9-16, 1999)

Blending of blood, cultures goes back for centuries
(The Sun Herald) (November 30, 1999)

Alabama school official who opposed interracial prom couples to retire
(Nando Media/Associated Press),2107,500062811-500103871-500455899-0,00.html (November 29, 1999)

Lemont High School to play itself in film
by Mark Skertic (The Suburban Reporter) (November 17, 1999)

What did I say?
by Lillie Wade (Salon Magazine) (November 10, 1999)

Devoutly dividing us
by Phillip W.D. Martin (The Boston Globe) (November 7, 1999)

PBS: There’s room to criticize – but not much
by Joanne Weintraub (The Detroit News) (November 2, 1999)

Bi-racial family tells the aftermath of PBS documentary
by Thomas Fields-Meyer, Debbie Seaman (MSBET/People) (November 1, 1999)

Mixed Doubles
by Robert Suro (American Demographics) (November 1999)

“Fortune” Teller: New novel marks Isabel Allende return to fiction after a period of grieving
by Sylvia Rubin (San Francisco Chronicle) (October 12, 1999)

The Real American Love Story
by Brent Staples (Slate) (October 4, 1999)

Hurdling Across The Racial Divide
by Sheryl McCarthy (San Francisco Chronicle) (September 27, 1999)

Ambassadors of our Race
by Kimberly Hohman ( (September 21, 1999)

Interracial Marriage in Korea
by Patrick M. Guilfoyle (The Korea Herald) (September 10, 1999)

Love American-style plays out on TV
by Tony Norman (The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) (September 10, 1999)

PBS looks deep inside an interracial family
by Joanne Weintraub (The Detroit News) (September 10, 1999)

Time for the Asian male to sound off
by Cintra Wilson (San Francisco Examiner) (September 10, 1999)

Family Matters: This year’s blockbuster domestic documentary
by Robert Lloyd (LA Weekly) (September 3, 1999)

Polly Draper Finds New Career as Writer, Producer
by Michael Kuchwara (Associated Press) (August 28, 1999)

Young, hip and put off by color?
by Cintra Wilson (San Francisco Examiner) (July 30, 1999)

Ethnically Speaking: Afraid of blacks? Don’t judge entire race by the actions of few
by Larry G. Meeks (The Detroit News) (July 14, 1999)

Six pitfalls of mixed marriages
by Rhona Raskin (UnderWire) (Issue 63, July 1999)

Dating White: When Sisters Go There
by Rachel Blakely (Essence) (July 1999)

Dating White: When Sisters Go There
by Rachel Blakely (Essence) (July 1999)

Finally a more common sight
by Linda Matachan (The Boston Globe) (June 30, 1999)

Vote on mixed-race nups set for Nov. 2000 in Ala.
(Reuters) (June 23, 1999)

Our culture helps make who we are
by Kaffie Sledge (The Ledger-Enquirer) (June 17, 1999)

Black men, white women: Love can cross the color line
by Donna Britt (The Seattle Times) (June 16, 1999)

Interracial Marriage in America
by David Schwalbe ( (June 14, 1999)

White Weddings
by David Greenberg (Slate) (June 14, 1999)

Race, love and family
by Karen Everhart Bedford (Current) (June 7, 1999)

Inter-racial marriage: is it Biblical?
by Ken Ham (Answers in Genesis Ministries Internationsl) (June/August 1999)

Interracial relationships require commitment
by Blanche Thomas (The Sun Herald) (May 17, 1999)

How Far have Interracial Couples Come?
by Kimberly Hohman ( (April 26, 1999)

Alabama House votes to repeal ban on interracial marriages
(FOXNews/Associated Press) (April 16, 1999)

Marriage Ban, Lottery May Be On Same Ballot
by Michael Sznajderman (The Birmingham News) (April 16, 1999)

Alabama House votes to repeal ban on interracial marriages
(Fox News/Associated Press) (April 16, 1999)

 Interview: James Landrith of The Multiracial Activist and wife Cheryl Gamble-Landrith on Morning Edition
by Philip Martin (National Public Radio) (April 15, 1999)

La Salle Ended ER Romance
(Mr. Showbiz) (April 14, 1999)

Even on ‘ER’, Race and Love A Touchy Mix
by Donna Britt (The Washington Post) (April 9, 1999)

Baby I’m Only Society’s Child
by Arlene Levinson (The Washington Post) (April 7, 1999)

Slavery’s Truths (and Tales) Come Flocking Home
by Doreen Carvajal (The New York Times) (March 29, 1999)

Newsmakers: ‘ER’ powerhouse? It’s Eriq La Salle
(The Detroit News) (March 24, 1999)

Erasing a remnant of Jim Crow South from law books
by Suzi Parker (Christian Science Monitor) (March 23, 1999)

Marriage Is for Lovers, Not Laws
by Melinda Manning (The Daily Tar Heel) (March 16, 1999)

South Florida’s racial, ethnic and cultural landscape transformed
by David Cazeres (Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel) (March 14, 1999)

Sweet Home?
(Wired News) (March 13, 1999)

Interracial dating stigma continues
by Joseph Dee (The Times) (March 9, 1999)

Legislators poised to repeal ban on interracial marriages
by Bill Poovey (Associated Press) (March 1, 1999)

Love Knows No Color
by Bob Kurson (Chicago Sun-Times) (February 28, 1999)

How times have changed
(Chicago Sun-Times) (February 28, 1999)

State of Play: South Carolina – Racial Policy Could Affect Scholarships at Jones
(The Washington Post/LEGI-SLATE) (February 26, 1999)

Black films vividly show wide range of experience
by Susan Stark (The Detroit News) (February 25, 1999)


Politics of Interracial Dating Discussed at Forum

by Alyce Coleman (The Daily Campus),1075,c3-i62-t277-a10432,00.html (February 16, 1999)Queens Is For All Lovers
by Emily Wax (Newsday) (February 14, 1999)

Tom and Sally and Frank and Me
by Lucian K. Truscott IV (American Heritage) (February-March, 1999)

Interracial Relationships
by Scott Wallace, Ph.D., R. Psych. (Virtual Psychologist) (January 1999)

Interracial Marriages Eroding Barriers
by Michael A. Fletcher (The Washington Post) (December 28, 1998)

How about interracial marriages?
(Bible Questions) 2, 1998)

AEA poll finds support for erasing interracial marriage ban
(Associated Press)–InterracialMarria (November 30, 1998)

Interracial comic strip ‘Color Blind’ debuts today
by Barbara Hoover (The Detroit News) (November 16, 1998)

Churchgoing hypocrites grumble about interracial dating
by Ken Garfield (Knight Ridder Newspapers) (November 12, 1998)

Pryor says he will push for repeal of ban on interracial marriage
by Bill Poovey (Associated Press)–Pryor-Interracial (November 11, 1998)

Siegelman not taking sides on interracial marriage ban
by Jay Reeves (Associated Press)–InterracialMarria (November 11, 1998)

Blacks wondering about Siegelman hesitancy on marriage ban
by Jay Reeves (Associated Press)–InterracialMarria (November 11, 1998)

Thomas Jefferson Fathered Some Surprising Descendents
by Barbra Murray & Brian Duffy (U.S. News and World Report) (November 11, 1998)

Jefferson’s love child wasn’t the only one
by Eugene Kane (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) (November 10, 1998)

1901 Ban On Interracial Marriages Still On Alabama Law Books
(Newswire) (November 8, 1998)

South Carolina removes ban on interracial marriage
(AllPolitics) (November 3, 1998)

Test concludes Jefferson fathered child with slave
by Maggie Fox (Reuters) (October 31, 1998)

Interracial Marriage
by W. John Walsh (All About Mormons)

Letter to James Landrith Regarding Application for Admission to Bob Jones University
by Paul Achterberg (Bob Jones University) (October 20, 1998)

Letter to James Landrith Regarding Bob Jones University’s Ban on Interracial Dating
by Jonathan Pait (Bob Jones University) (August 31, 1998)


Celebrating Interracial Relationships

by Nicole Mikel (Independent Florida Alligator),1075,c3-i62-t277-a11207,00.html (July 16, 1998)Don’t You Dare List Us As Others: Multi-Racial Americans’ Quest For Identity
by Wendy Ruky (Columbia University School of Journalism) (June 1998)

Interracial dating opens some eyes
by Steve Estrada (The Orion) (May 13, 1998)

Interracial Marriages and the Effects on Children
by Nacy John Alouise (The University of Dayton School of Law) (Spring 1998)

Bill passes, sets up vote on interracial marriage
by Zane Wilson (The Sun News) (April 16, 1998)

by Cynthia Burns (Kids Magazine) (April 1998)

Press Release: Study of intermarriage patterns shows race still a major factor
(University of Illinois) (April 1998)

Bulletin Insert – Interracial Marriage
by Hoyt W. Allen, Jr. (KYOWVA Evangelistic Association) (March 1998)

Interracial Dating Raises Mixed Feelings
by Alanna Guardino (Wingspan) (February 1998)

State agent wins suit based on harassment
by John M.R. Bull (The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) (January 23, 1998)

Metro Detroit cool to mixed-race pairs, magazine says
by Oralander Brand-Williams (The Detroit News) (November 4, 1997)

Teen-age dating shows racial barriers falling
by Karen S. Peterson (The Detroit News) (November 3, 1997)

Sex, Miscegenation, and the Intermarriage Debate
by Mik Moore (The Jewish Student Press Service) (November 1997)

Interracial Dating Forum Highlights Brown Multiracial Heritage Week
by Megan Tracy (Brown Daily Herald) (October 28, 1997)

In Defense of Love Beyond Race
by Kevin Merida (The Washington Post) (December 14, 1997)

Student Sues Over Claims of Racial Harassments
(Black News Today/Associated Press) (September 17, 1997)

Multiracial families rank Montclair as top spot
by Kelly Heyboer (The Star-Ledger) (September 11, 1997)

Can Intermarriage Make You Smarter and Richer?
(VitalSTATS) (August 1997)

Is Love Colorblind
by Steve Sailer (National Review) (July 14, 1997)

Graphs for “Is Love Colorblind”
by Steve Sailer (National Review) (July 14, 1997)

Alleged racist inducted as superintendant
(The Associated Press) (July 10, 1997)

Alabama town fears new school superintendent’s alleged bigotry
by Russ Jamieson (CNN) (June 2, 1997)

Farrakhan Meets the Press
(The Final Call) (May 20, 1997)

Mixed Messages: Getting Personal About Interracial Marriage
by Barbara Pement (Cornerstone) (May 9, 1997)

Civil rites: Arguments against same-sex marriage mirror those that kept the races apart
by Deb Price (The Detroit News) (April 18, 1997)

Miscegenation: The Morality of Death
(National Vanguard Magazine) (March-April 1997)

Like minds, different races – Partners in biracial marriages and their children gather for a family fun night.
by Ron Davis (The Springfield News-Leader) (February 28, 1997)

Interracial marriage not a problem, couples say
by Tamara Natasha Spence (The Daily Universe) (February 24, 1997)

Love in the 90’s: Interracial Marriage
by Ayelle Ecarma (Filipino Today) (February 1997)

Britain is having interracial sex
by Michael Conally (YUSH PONLINE) (January 23, 1997)

Ethnically Speaking: People who categorize others by their race should get to know them as individuals
by Larry G. Meeks (The Detroit News) (November 21, 1996)

Mixed-race couples, children brave racism
by Nichele Hoskins (Fort Worth Star-Telegram) (October 12, 1996)

More blacks and whites in America are tying the knot
by Mark Puls (The Detroit News) (August 29, 1996)

No harmony in unions of black, white
by Gregory Kane (The Baltimore Sun) (August 14, 1996)

Weekend All Things Considered: South African Intermarriage
by Renee Montagne (National Public Radio) (July 6, 1996)

America is Experiencing an Unprecedented Increase in Black-White Intermarriage
by Douglas J. Besharov and Timothy J. Sullivan (The New Democrat) (July-August, 1996)

Interracial romances are no crimes
by Staci J. Wahl (Iowa State Daily) (May 19, 1996)

What a message to send as Easter Sunday nears
by Joe Murray (The Standard-Times) (April 3, 1996)

Church refuses to marry biracial couple
(The Associated Press) (April 4, 1996)

‘Loving’ film follows interracial couple who won the right to wed
by Yvette Walker (The Detroit News) (March 29, 1996)

Biracial baby can remain in family plots
(Flambeau News) (March 28, 1996)

Interracial Dating: Leave Our Love Alone
by Tabitha Suarez (The Brown Daily Herald) (February 23, 1996)

‘Wall Of Shame’ Provokes Look At Interracial Dating
by Celeste Tarricone (The Brown Daily Herald) (February 9, 1996)

Racemixing – Worse Than Murder
by Kevin Alfred Strom (Free Speech) (January 1996)

The strengths of mixed-race relationships
by Erin Burnette (The APA Monitor) (September 1995)

Holding on to love
by Joseph Findley (Campus Press) (March 17, 1995)

Scott Ross, “Left-Wing Jesus Freak”
by The Blacklisted Journalist Al Aronowitz (Streets of the World) (1995)

Race and Interracial Marriage: A Biblical Survey and Perspective
by Thomas M. Brown, Jr. (Creation Social Science & Humanities Quarterly) (Volume VII, No. 1)

The Nominee’s Soul Mate
by Laura Blumenfeld (The Washington Post) (September 10, 1991)

Justices Upset All Bans On Interracial Marriage: 9-0 Decision Rules
(The New York Times) (June 13, 1967)

Is interracial marriage Biblical? Is it Godly for a white man to marry a black woman and vice versa, etc.?

What does the Bible say about Interracial Marriages?
by Tom Brown

The Muslim Program: Point Ten – Interracial Marriage and Race-Mixing Prohibition
(Nation of Islam)

Humor: Interracial Dating and Bob Jones University
by Melvin Durai (


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