Americans More Accepting of Interracial Couples and Marriages – Higher Education

While the Lovings were certainly not the only interracial couple pre mid 1960s that existed, they have become among the most symbolic due to their tenacity and determination to challenge and reign victorious against such bigoted attitudes of time period.

Now almost 50 years later, attitudes toward interracial marriage, while still frowned upon in certain circles, have transformed dramatically

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2 thoughts on “Americans More Accepting of Interracial Couples and Marriages – Higher Education

  1. Genia W-m February 2, 2014 / 12:44 am

    Sanchez vs Perez is an often unknown case about 20 yrs before the Lovings. Their case made interracial marriage legal in a few states while the Loving case made it legal in all 50 states.

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