America is slowly opening up to embracing interracial dating, a trend which was just until recently considered a taboo but is now steadily gaining popularity. It comes as no surprise that the conservative South was the last to stop viewing interracial dating with a jaundiced eye. In 1965, a Gallup poll concluded that 72% of whites in the South were disinclined towards interracial dating and marriages, while 42% were in favour in the North. Regardless of the statistics on interracial relationships, deciding to date or marry someone of another race is a personal decision. [Read More]