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This story was originally published by the school newspaper at Townsend Harris High School and is now being presented on the Daily News website as part of the Newsies!high school journalism competition for articles from 2015.You could say that we’re getting more progressive every year — but our world is far from prejudice-free.For instance, I've been in interracial relationships my whole dating life, and I’ve experienced firsthand the inappropriate comments that interracial couples deal with. In 1970, one percent of American marriages were interracial; in 2013, 12 percent were. Supreme Court legalized interracial marriage 48 years ago, the number of mixed-race couples has been steadily rising.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.
My mom’s white and my dad’s black, and I have a bunch of family in Tennessee on my mom’s side.
So I guess I was exposed to it at such a young age it doesn’t bother me anymore.
I did visit her grandparents one time, and they showed me nothing but kindness, but I guess her grandfather thought I was uncomfortable because I was the only black person at dinner.
It was only in 1967 that laws banning interracial marriage were deemed unconstitutional.
Long after this ruling, interracial couples were still harassed and discriminated against.
Sometimes the reactions my partner and I get are just plain annoying; other times, people say some seriously hurtful things that make us feel like we don't belong together.