Interracial dating polls
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!
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.I feel judged, but, most explicit comments are positive ones usually just saying that we’re cute and such.” English teacher Katherine Yan has also experienced challenges throughout her relationship with her husband Sebastian Rodriguez, who is of Uruguayan heritage. Yan’s parents adamantly encouraged her to marry “a Chinese doctor.” However, living in New York City enabled them to gain a greater exposure to cultural diversity. This number shows a significant degree of student independence and even temerity when it comes to picking a partner, but members of the remaining 29% have a wide range of reasons for obeying their parents.Some teens fear that going against their parents’ ideal preferences would risk their filial relationship.85.7%The percentage of Asians, age 25 and older, who are high school graduates. 80%Percentage of Asian Americans living in a household with Internet use -- the highest rate among race and ethnic groups.21.2%The percentage of Asians, age 25 and older, who have an advanced degree (e.g., Master's, Ph.