By Gretchen Livingston and Anna Brown. Since then, intermarriage rates have steadily climbed. All told, more than , newlyweds in had recently entered into a marriage with someone of a different race or ethnicity. By comparison, in , the first year for which detailed data are available, about , newlyweds had done so. The long-term annual growth in newlyweds marrying someone of a different race or ethnicity has led to dramatic increases in the overall number of people who are presently intermarried — including both those who recently married and those who did so years, or even decades, earlier.
Why millions of Chinese men are staying single
BBC - Capital - Why millions of Chinese men are staying single
She was naked and beautiful with auburn hair and blue eyes underneath strong, soft brows. An American girl. A white girl. Her bedroom was a cosy escape from the rainy winter outside, filled with the warmth of casual sex that was still very alien to me. My first time having sex was cold, dark and drunk, and if I learnt anything about sex then it was forgotten by the morning. My second was short-lived.
'Yellow fever' fetish: Why do so many white men want to date a Chinese woman?
When I was in my second year of university, a stranger approached a friend and me on the streets of Melbourne, asking to photograph us for his website about interracial couples. A little taken aback, we told him we weren't together but had friends that might fit the bill. He went on to explain that many of his friends were Asian men who thought Anglo-Australian women just weren't interested in dating them.
A typical New Yorker piece, the story on Norton ran about 10 pages and was quite detailed. Norton is a very interesting man; I discovered, among other things, that he was a Buddhist monk for about a year of his life. One of the first few paragraphs stated that Norton, who is white, is married to a black woman. But more than that, the story said, a number of years before Norton met his wife, he had discovered something about himself - that he was especially attracted to black women.