Miscegenation

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Miscegenation

Mixture of races. A term formerly applied to marriage between persons of different races. Statutes prohibiting marriage between persons of different races have been held to be invalid as contrary to the equal protection clause of the Constitution.

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Inter-racial marriages may be on the rise throughout Asia but they still hold a minority position.
Shuyler was the only child of the most celebrated inter-racial marriage of the Harlem Renaissance - between African American journalist George Schuyler and white Texan artist and journalist Josephine Cogdell.
As an actor, Robeson's career took off in 1928 with his portrayal of Joe in Show Boat, a revolutionary musical exploring themes of racial prejudice, inter-racial marriage, alcoholism and poverty.
According to Hispanic Business magazine, "Robles was born of an inter-racial marriage and raised by a single mother in one of the worst neighborhoods of East Oakland, Calif.
Here he plays LAPD cop Abe Turner who absolutely will not tolerate the nice young couple - Chris (Patrick Wilson) and Lisa Mattson (Kerry Washington) - who have moved in next door, because they have an inter-racial marriage.
Chris (Patrick Wilson) and Lisa Mattson (Kerry Washington) excitedly move into a new home and clash with LAPD officer Abe Turner (Jackson) who lives next door and strongly disapproves of inter-racial marriage.
A sweet, low-key piece about the day-to-day quirks of an inter-racial marriage must have sounded a better idea in theory than Seongah And Jimmy does on record, but even that lone clunker has its charming moments.
He asks how the landscape of inter-racial marriage changes when inter-ethnic marriages are added, or cohabiting and dating couples, and who enters into mixed relationships and why.
But more and more people in Scotland will get it because of the increase in inter-racial marriages.
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