Terry Mc Auliffe , right, looks over a historical marker, along with his wife, Dorothy, center, and Richmond Mayor Lavar Stoney, left, that was unveiled commemorating the 50th anniversary of the U. Supreme Court decision that struck down bans on interracial marriage Monday, June 12, 2017, in Richmond, Va. Only 50 years ago, Richard and Mildred Loving broke the law by getting married.
The new historical marker to commemorate the lawsuit brought by Richard and Mildred Loving, was dedicated outside the old Virginia Supreme Court, which ruled against the Lovings before they ultimately won in the U. As a white man and a black woman, the Lovings violated Virginia’s Racial Integrity Act of 1924, which prohibited interracial marriage.
The documentary profiled three mixed-race couples who spoke about the ups and downs of their relationships, from gaining family acceptance to bringing up their mixed-heritage children. WE’VE HAD IT EASYYet in talking to some of those who wrote on our Facebook page, and re-watching the episodes, it struck me - my wife and I have had it easy, relationship wise.
In response, hundreds of netizens have commented on Facebook, eager to share their own experiences in inter-ethnic marriages. The same can’t be said of Facebook writer Hui Jing Ong.
From You Tubers Jaime and Nikki and Gabe and Babe, to actresses Condola Rashad and Zoe Saldana, the contemporary world places black female swirling at the forefront of popular culture. The heckling Williams received for being a black woman in what the western world silently deemed a space for thin, blonde white women, mirrors the very dynamic faced by countless black female bodies cast throughout the black diaspora.
Just before ringing in 2017, news broke that tennis great Serena Williams was engaged.
Prior to seeing the pictures, I knew her husband would be white.
Khloé Kardashian just wants to spread the love — and has no time for haters with antiquated ideas about interracial relationships.
The youngest Kardashian sister took to her app this week to share a fan's experience with her own interracial relationship.