miscegenation

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mis·ce·ge·na·tion

(mis'e-jĕ-nā'shŭn),
Marriage or interbreeding of individuals of different races.
[L. misceo, to mix, + genus, descent, race]

miscegenation

Interbreeding between people of different racial backgrounds.

miscegenation

(mĭs″ĕ-jē-nā′shŭn) [L. miscere, to mix, + genus, race]
Sexual relations or marriage between those of different races.
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Ross and Houghton say that they've had mostly positive experiences as an interracial couple in Eugene.
The authors were able to obtain further information on two interracial couples from this time period that provide some insights on possible outcomes of marriages between Chinese American men and White women in late nineteenth-and early twentieth-century Massachusetts.
Because racial intermarriage was either illegal or socially condemned or both, legally-married interracial couples numbered far fewer than informal interracial unions.
Interventions with interracial couples. Journal of Couple and Relationship Therapy.
SURVIVING "JUNGLE FEVER": AN EXPLORATION OF INTERRACIAL COUPLES' STRATEGIES FOR COMBATING RACISM
In America Ellinghaus was able to locate voluminous files on educated middle-class interracial couples, the Australian archives contain no such material.
Or Joyce can write about interracial couples as in Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart and later, I'll Take You There.
After each of these worked its way from the trial court to California's highest appeal court and Traynor's consideration, four rules of law saw their birth: 1) interracial couples cannot be denied the right to marry, 2) an abused wife need not be blameless herself to obtain a divorce, 3) the prosecution may not use evidence gained by illegal entry at the trial of an accused, and 4) the manufacturer of a defective product is liable for the injuries visited upon a consumer without the consumer having to prove negligence in the making of the product.
For example, Connerly received the 2000 Racial Harmony Hall of Fame award from A Place For Us Ministry for Interracial Couples. This multiracial organization is politically more conservative than some of the other organizations and proponents of the movement.
But instead of accepting that there were few options for interracial couples, Puebla, whose husband is Japanese, decided that she had found a business opportunity worth exploring.
Interracial couples often married in black churches in New York, worked in the city, sent their children to local African schools, and successfully interacted with government institutions, including pension officials, local court representatives, and census takers.