50 Years After Loving

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50 years ago, the Loving’s fought back against Virginia’s “Racial Integrity Act” that prohibited interracial marriage and won. On the anniversary of that decision, it is only right to give thanks to the couple that started us on the course towards marriage equality. But the case also brings up a disturbing trend in civil rights and the secret code words and weak legal arguments that opponents use to defend their efforts. In the first half of the 20th century, lawmakers … Read More