Karazin, co-author of “Swirling: How to Date, Mate, and Relate, Mixing Race, Culture and Creed,” and publisher for the popular interracial dating blog, Beyond Black & White.
Karazin recently appeared on CNN’s “HLN Weekend Express with Natasha Curry ” discussing historically “swirl-friendly” areas most accepting of interracial couples.
When you are attracted to someone, you only see the good in them and willingly set aside minor things you do not like about that person.
This generalization cannot be applied to all the people living in historically conservative and liberal states.I've been to the south (atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Miami, Nashville and New Orleans) and there is not much a interracial dating scene.Most of the time if there is interracial dating its black-hispanic or black-white.Interracial dating has become very convenient over the years and you certainly wouldn’t be chased out of any place for coming in with rainbow partners.Nevertheless, there are a few places in the United States that happen to be a little more open about the idea of interracial dating.I’m working on a master list NEVER BEEN DONE before (not sure why, tho) on an interracial dating blog.Back when I co-work Swirling, we created a list of interracial-friendly cities and states, and some of them were not really a surprise–Los Angeles and pretty much all of California, parts of Texas, some fly over states, and swaths of regions on the East Coast and South. So today I thought to myself, So I’m off building the MASTER IR-FRIENDLY LIST of CITIES, COUNTIES, NEIGHBORHOODS and TOWNSHIPS that you can feel free to pursue employment, real estate, and vacation spots and know for certain that no one will throw stones, harass you, or otherwise make you feel miserable.According to several independent surveys, the rates of divorce are quite similar between couples belonging to the same racial backgrounds and those hailing from different backgrounds.Therefore, it establishes the fact that stability of a relationship isn’t dependent on whether or not you marry someone of the same race.Despite the increasing awareness of interracial dating, there are a few states in the nation where the concept isn’t very popular and you might receive a few frowns walking down the street.Going beyond the racial aspect Over the years, people have come to terms with the fact that dating a person of the same race doesn’t ensure happiness and contentment.