Loving Day commemorates the historic civil rights victory of the illegally married couple Mildred (black) and Richard (white) Loving in Virginia, a marriage for which they spent a year in prison and the conviction overturned on this day in 1967 by the United States Supreme Court.
Love is colour blind.
My mother’s Afro-Caribbean and my father white, English, Irish and Scottish.
See below to find out more about interracial relationships:
See below to find out more on the children of interracial relationships:
- Mixed Heritage Center resources
- Channel 4’s Is It Better To Be Mixed Race? shares the same theory as Alon Ziv’s Breeding Between the Lines