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FULL POST In 360's ground-breaking study on kids and race, teens talked candidly about interracial dating.
What they said begged for a response from their parents, so Anderson and Soledad O' Brien sat down with their parents.
And, for the children involved in our landmark study, did their answers to our questions change, depending on race?
Our ongoing "Kids on Race" series has sought to locate the origins of racial issues that so often seem native to the American experience.
Learn more about "Kids on Race: The Hidden Picture" (CNN) - Luke, a white seventh grader, believes his parents would not be supportive if he dated an African-American girl.
"Honestly I don't think my parents would be too happy because ...
" Do we make unconscious judgments about people based on skin color?That's pretty far away, but we could still see the glittering ball touching the sky. For him, I was his childhood dream girl: I'm tall, have curly brown hair and I play cello, so I was the real-life version of Sigourney Weaver's character in "Ghostbusters" (his favorite movie). On what had to be the coldest night in the history of the ball drop, we shivered next to each other waiting patiently, with a few thousand spectators, to get one year closer to the millennium.At midnight, the ball dropped and the crowd erupted. Against the backdrop of the Trayvon Martin case, CNN is taking a look at race in America.Television personality Jacque Reid will share her experience with dating outside her race, and shocking survey results from ESSENCE readers will be revealed.