People who intermarry are less likely to lead an observant life themselves, and to bring up their children to be religious, than those who marry within their own faith.
Judaism, with its socially isolating rules about food and the Sabbath, is particularly susceptible to attrition through intermarriage.
In 2016…hell almost 2017, you would think that folks wouldn’t trip over interracial dating.
But social media continues to let us know that prejudice thinking individuals are still alive and well.
Yet even that chauvinistic position, though possibly less valid than the objection to intermarriage on religious grounds, is more valid than Bob Jones University's ban on interracial dating. Its efforts are directed at preventing possible infection by the other.
Portuguese also uses miscigenação, derived from the same Latin root as the English word.Serena and Alexis are engaged and appear to be happy.She’s had relationships with more than a few brothas…and hell, it didn’t pan out. Not saying a brotha couldn’t snag her for the long haul, but it wasn’t like she didn’t give yal a chance.Because of the term's historical use in contexts that typically implied disapproval, more unambiguously neutral terms such as interracial, interethnic, or cross-cultural are more common in contemporary usage.The term miscegenation has been used since the 19th century to refer to interracial marriage and interracial sexual relations, In the present day, the word miscegenation is avoided by many scholars, because the term suggests a concrete biological phenomenon, rather than a categorization imposed on certain relationships.These non-English terms for "race-mixing" are not considered as offensive as "miscegenation", although they have historically been tied to the caste system (Casta) that was established during the colonial era in Spanish-speaking Latin America.