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Race plays a role in the pace of some romances

Race plays a role in the pace of some romances

Among young American adults, relationships between white men and minority women move into sexual intimacy and from sex to cohabitation significantly faster than white-white couples or minority-minority pairings, reports a new study by a Cornell demographer. Despite rising intermarriage rates in recent decades — a sign of declining social distance between race groups in the … learn more→