• “Be open and open-minded” – Mariah Huq on interracial marriage

    Mariah Huq of reality TV series Married To Medicine talked about her married life. She is in an interracial-interfaith marriage with a Bangladeshi man and says that their interracial romance is a point of pride. This come after the series wrapped up its second season. “Having a multicultural family is important for me. You can have the best of both [...]

    “Be open and open-minded” – Mariah Huq on interracial marriage
  • How to effectively balance interfaith marriages

    Most interfaith relationships, marriages and families struggles stem from the details. According to Susan Katz Miller, the author of “Being Both: Embracing Two Religions in One Interfaith Family“, working on balancing both faiths too finely normally leads to strife. And the way to go about it is to take things naturally. This she told host Caroline Modaressy-Tehrani on HuffPost Live [...]

    How to effectively balance interfaith marriages
  • Poll: InterracialDatingCentral’s favorite celebrity interracial couple – Tamera Mowry and Adam Housley

    Actress Tamera Mowry and her husband Fox News correspondent Adam Housley are InterracialDatingCentral’s “Favorite Celebrity Interracial Couple” based on a Facebook poll taken by the largest online community for interracial relationships. 823K Facebook Fans of Interracial dating central participated in this poll. Because of its rapidly growing facebook following (888K and counting), according to PR Newswire, “InterracialDatingCentral.com and its Facebook [...]

    Poll: InterracialDatingCentral’s favorite celebrity interracial couple – Tamera Mowry and Adam Housley
  • On first on-screen interracial kiss, Star Trek’s Shartner (Cp. Kirk) says…

    Well, for those of us who lived in the 1960s, we all remember how the “first ever seen on screen” interracial kiss turned heads then. Well today, Captain James T. Kirk (played by William Shatner) who administered that momentous kiss is glad that that magical interracial kiss is no longer seen as a big deal. While speaking about his upcoming [...]

    On first on-screen interracial kiss, Star Trek’s Shartner (Cp. Kirk) says…
  • Examination of mixed race Asian Americans and debate about race

    “We think we see race because it exists in the world, but really, we learn to see race.” – Lelani Nishime, author of ‘Undercover Asian Undercover Asian: Multiracial Asian Americans in Visual Culture’. With the rise in multiracial individuals, people can’t biologically say that they belong to a particular race but this doesn’t mean it isn’t real. And Nishime believes [...]

    Examination of mixed race Asian Americans and debate about race

Other News

Are U.S. adverts looking less American?

Are U.S. adverts looking less American?

The new trend in advertising of major U.S. brands has become the use of the mixed race families… something that was once taboo. The examples are many: The controversial Cheerios ad that features a biracial girl with a white mother and a black father; we have Honey Maid which in their new ad campaign feature an array of unconventional families [...]

Homosexual interracial relationships deeply rooted in stereotypes

Homosexual interracial relationships deeply rooted in stereotypes

Interracial dating and power of romance was what was being discussed. And the panel attracted more than 100 people. Of course the discussion began with interracial dating and Jakara Hubbard, a professional marriage and family counselor talked about her experience as a mixed race woman dating outside her race. Nitasha Sharma who is the professor of Asian American Studies and [...]

Celebrating Martin Luther King; Celebrating Interracial Couples

Celebrating Martin Luther King; Celebrating Interracial Couples

Equality for all ethnicities. That was the speech Martin Luther King Jr. delivered on Aug. 20, 1968. His dream: a world where people of all races and religions could coexist. Did it become a reality? YES? But how much of a reality? Was interracial coupling part of that dream? One thing we realize today is that when it comes to [...]

Inter-faith marriage: What Jews can learn from Mormons

Inter-faith marriage: What Jews can learn from Mormons

There is one big difference between the Jews in America and Mormons: Jews are the most intermarrying group of Americans; Mormons are the least. Taking percentages from 2001 American Religious Identification Survey it was 27% against 12% respectively. Does this reflect the religiosity of the Mormons? Apparently there is no correlation between childhood religious experiences and the probability of intermarriage. [...]

Just one box aint enough for mixed race individuals

Just one box aint enough for mixed race individuals

The Race Card Project is a project about identity where thousands of people have submitted their opinions on race and ethnic identity in six words. Its no wonder most of the words submitted are dealing with the issue of how individuals choose to identify themselves. – especially those with parents from two different races being asked to check one box [...]

Even with decades of intermarriage, racism of exclution thrives in Brazil

Even with decades of intermarriage, racism of exclution thrives in Brazil

Brazil… land of the mixed race population. The intermarriages between people of different ethnicities give the impression of a country that is a racial democracy. Problem is: It aint! Apparently if you wanna know how segregated Brazil is, buy a newspaper, turn on the TV or simply walk down the streets. Much as blacks and the mixed race population outnumbered [...]

The unexpected experiences of intercultural marriages

The unexpected experiences of intercultural marriages

Much as interracial couples benefit from the mixing of cultures in exhilarating ways such couples also face unique challenges. Some have language barriers in their first years of marriage. “Sometimes I will say the wrong word and get into an argument,” says Li Ping Su from Taiwan who is married to Byan Kubrinch from Texas. At the time, she could [...]

Love doesn’t always come from an expected place

Love doesn’t always come from an expected place

Columbus woman looks back on growing up with interracial parents and a gay dad Alexis Wilson, a local dancer in Columbus, Ohio, was the daughter of an interracial couple – two stage performers who fell in love while working together in Holland at a time when interracial marriage was seen as taboo. The two, a black American dancer, Billy Wilson [...]

Three white men charged for attacking an interracial couple

Three white men charged for attacking an interracial couple

According to a report by Black Entertainment, three white men – Perry Sylvester Jackson, 27, Billy James Hammett, 28, and Anthony Merrell Tyler, 32, – were recently charged for beating up an interracial couples (a white man and a black woman) in California without the couple having provoked them. The attack was caught on camera in the parking lot’s surveillance. [...]

Are Yemeni women being used in intermarriages with foreign men?

Are Yemeni women being used in intermarriages with foreign men?

The statistics are alarming. And according to Yemeni’s Ministry of Justice, there has been an increase in the number of intermarriages between foreigners and Yemenis making people wonder why all of a sudden, Yemeni women have become more desirable to foreigners. The report highlights how more foreign men marry Yemeni women than the other way round. And the Ministry thinks [...]