5 Couples Get Honest About Being In A Mixed Race Marriage In 2017
That was hard to wacth. How much of a raging pathetic asshole do you have to be to pray that your daughter doesn’t get pregnant by the man she loves because he’s black. White people are ridiculous.
This summer marked the 50th anniversary of the landmark Loving v. Virginia case, which invalidated laws banning interracial marriage in the U.S. in 1967.
In case you’re curious, Richard Loving passed away in 1975. He was killed by a drunk driver. Mildred Loving passed way in 2008 after a battle with pneumonia. They certainly didn’t have easy lives. But they are survived by their children, grand children and great grand children.
the New York Times published a really interesting piece looking at interracial couples 50 years later here