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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38] Unless slaves were removed from society after emancipation, they suggested, the only alternatives were race war or race-mixing.
Without this race-mixing, you wouldn't have rock 'n' roll.
The socially and morally ambiguous at best, or "impure" at worst, race-mixing embodied in these marginalized Creole figures was made even more problematic by the freeing of several million black and mulatto slaves after the War.