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Kimchi and Latkes: Growing Up Korean and Jewish

Victoria Namkung | Posted 09.28.2014 | Religion
Victoria Namkung

Generally speaking, Asians and Jews have a lot in common: a strong sense of family and culture, priorities on education and success and troubled wartime histories. And let's be honest, a Korean mother is basically a Jewish mother with a stronger accent.

The State With The Highest Percentage Of Married People Is...

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 05.14.2014 | Weddings

If you want to live in a state where you'll be surrounded by lots of married folks, then head to Utah where 57 percent of the population is hitched. (...

Institution of Marriage Stronger Than Ever

Matthew Dowd | Posted 08.04.2013 | Weddings
Matthew Dowd

When one looks at the length and strength of a bond based on love, mutual trust, commitment and freedom as the defining elements, marriage and relationships have never been stronger or healthier or more widespread.

The Cost Of Delaying Marriage

The Huffington Post | Erin Migdol | Posted 03.18.2013 | Weddings

Men and women are marrying later in life than ever before, but a new study reveals the costs of delaying your "I dos." In a report released Friday,...

Is College Debt Affecting Your Marriage Plans?

Posted 03.29.2012 | College

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced last week that student loan debts have surpassed the $1 trillion mark, leaving the majority of 201...

Katherine Bindley

The Surprising Reason Couples Are Delaying Marriage | Katherine Bindley | Posted 12.22.2011 | Divorce

Recently, social demographer Dr. Sharon Sassler, a Cornell University professor, set out to learn more about how couples decide to live together, and ...

Intermarriage, Gender, and Nativity

Philip N. Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Philip N. Cohen

A new report from the Pew Research Center gives the latest numbers on race/ethnic intermarriage. Two things jump out: gender and nativity patterns.