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Racism is a beast whose tentacles touch everything, from public policy and interpersonal interactions to academia and the Academy Awards.People interact with that monster in various ways, including ways that reinforce white supremacy.The following year, in 1998, the two had a son named Elliot.

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Several studies have found that a factor which significantly affects an individual's choices with regards to marriage is socio-economic status ("SES")—the measure of a person's income, education, social class, profession, etc.

For example, a study by the Centre for Behaviour and Evolution, Newcastle University confirmed that women show a tendency to marry up in socio-economic status; this reduces the probability of marriage of low SES men.

Most of the country doesn’t blink an eye when a black man dates a white woman, or vice versa.

Here’s a salute to famous couples that don’t see color when it comes to attraction.

Interracial marriages have typically been highlighted through two points of view in the United States: Egalitarianism and cultural conservatism.