Not only do our personalities balance each other's out, we also see each other as equals, making our relationship and parenting decisions together. On Loving Day, it's important to remember everyone deserves the right to love whomever they choose. Nearly one in 10 American couples are now interracial. Cornell Collins, 32, of Vancouver, is one example. Inthat number was up to nearly 9 million. None of this would have been possible without Loving v.
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Local interracial couples reflect trend
Interracial marriage can't on its own end racism, nor should couples who marry outside their race shoulder that responsibility on their own. June 9,5: While these forces are real, there are optimistic findings that paint a different picture of both the motivation for interracial relationships and how they fare. Interracial dating has made strides since the end of the Civil Rights Movement. Sarah Elkins and Kyree Featherman have been dating for one year.