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Black-white Marriages Have Increased Rapidly Since 1980
2011-09-16 07:02:24

A new study of interracial marriages in the United States since the 1980s suggests that the racial boundary between blacks and whites continues to break down – but is not yet close to disappearing.

2011-02-11 22:06:04

Has Valentine’s Day become post-racial? Not yet, it seems.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.