Students For Liberty – World’s Worst Laws: Interracial marriage was illegal in Alabama until 2000

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This is part of Students For Liberty’s “World’s Worst Laws” series. By highlighting the most egregious instances of state abuse of power, we hope to show that corruption, paternalism, and inefficiency are the rule rather than the exception when it comes to government. These stories shouldn’t boggle the mind or be excused as the workings […]

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Tamera Mowry Talks Interracial Marriage to Adam Housley

Tamera Mowry is opening up once again about her interracial marriage to Fox News correspondent Ad…

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The Truth About Being In An Interracial Relationship

The thing that makes me the saddest about the politics of interracial dating — which can be just as functional and happy as dating within your race — is that it pits us against each other. Who is the “us” here? Women….

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Tamera Mowry: Attacks on My Interracial Marriage “Devastated” Me (VIDEO)

Back in January, an emotional Tamera Mowry-Housley — her eyes welling up with tears — described to Oprah some of the vicious verbal attacks she’s received as a result of her interracial marriage. Tamera identifies as biracial, while her husband, Adam Housley, is white, and the former Sister, S…

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6 Tips for Interracial Couples Who Get Stares and Weird Comments

“There’s something to be said for switching the attention from “Oh, my God, I’m being scrutinized and victimized” to “Watch this lady trip all over herself to try to figure out what’s happening with our family.”

Community Village‘s insight:
There is one person at my daughter’s school who has asked me three times on three different occasions how I met my wife.
I’m not sure if she forgot the answer after the first two times or if she wanted more detail. The third time she asked I was finally annoyed and was about to say “Why do you want to know, and what difference does it make?” After the third time I answered I was less detailed. “At work.”, I said.
If people are not real friends or family, I’m not about to spend my time to satisfy their curiosity. Although, I could carry around a business card with a link to my blog article about it I suppose lol.

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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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Adam Housley on Interracial Marriage Attacks: ‘Backwards, Bigoted’ and ‘Pathetic’ – TVNewser

Adam Housley on Interracial Marriage Attacks: ‘Backwards, Bigoted’ and ‘Pathetic’

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Tamera Mowry Recalls Shocking Comments About Her Interracial Marriage

“White man’s whore.” “Back in the day, you cost $300, but now, you’re giving it away for free.”

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Tamera Mowry: I’ve Been Called ‘White Man’s Whore’ For Interracial Marriage

Tamera Mowry said she has been called a “white man’s whore” and endured other racist comments online for her interracial marriage with a Fox News

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