Archive for the ‘interracial’ Category
Does this guy get to stay a justice of the peace? I sure as hell hope not.
In honor of Richard and Mildred Loving, whose interracial marriage in 1958 was a criminal act in their home state of Virgina. From That Minority Thing:
The Lovings spent time in jail for the high crime of being married to each other, were forced to move from Virginia. Then, on June 12 of 1967, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the Lovings’ criminal convictions and struck down all laws against interracial marriage.