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My father was African-American, and my mother is a white Danish immigrant.

I don't know exact numbers, but I'm guessing Afro-Viking households were pretty rare. Census figures show that interracial marriages are at an all-time high, and the multiracial population is the country's fastest-growing demographic.

The interracial unions of the famous are celebrated: think Halle Berry and her fiancé, and Matt Damon and his wife.

Even the all-American blond, blue-eyed reality star bachelor Sean Lowe chose a brown-skinned Filipino beauty to be his bride, to the delight of the reality star’s fans.

In 2003, 64% of students polled said that they would be comfortable dating a person of a different race. In 2014, based on a survey of 378 students, this number has jumped to 88%.

Junior Javaria Sarwar simply said, “My parents would disown me.” With the inevitability of family affecting student outlooks on interracial dating, there are nonetheless a number of interracial couples among the student body.

Runner-up, Feature Writing Eleven years ago, The Classic conducted a poll to determine the general opinions of students on interracial dating.

As a concept that is still prevalent among Harrisites, we conducted a similar poll and series of interviews to see what has changed and what has stayed the same.

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Many jurisdictions have had regulations banning or restricting not just interracial marriage but also interracial sexual relations, including Germany during the Nazi period, South Africa under apartheid, and many states in the United States prior to a 1967 Supreme Court decision.

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