When you see this picture, which I am using courtesy of The Cultural Intelligence Center, what do you see?

According to research they quote in this article what you see will depend a lot based on what culture you are from. I admit I focused on what other American students focused on. What about you? What did you focus on?

If this study is correct, what do you think are the implications are for two people who are getting married and are from two very different cultures?

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  1. Don and I have had nothing but positive implications from other people. Don is Indo-Fijian (Indian by heritage, but also Nepali and Asian, Fijian by citizenship and I am American, Dutch and German mostly). People look at me differently, in a more positive light, when they see I’m married to a darker skinned person. And him the same.

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