Love is patient, love is kind, but in the s it was a crime? It should come as little surprise that an era, which held onto Jim Crow laws and promoted various levels of segregation, classified interracial marriage as illegal in many states during this time. However, with the diligence from the Lovings in Loving v Virginia , they paved the way for future generations to love who they please, without being kicked out of your own residing state or imprisoned. Fast forward almost 50 years later and it is accepted, more than ever before, to see or be an interracial couple. First off, let me start with my parents and their interracial marriage.
Hansi Lo Wang. Supreme Court ruling that legalized interracial marriage across the country. AP hide caption. Close to 50 years after interracial marriages became legal across the U.
Mind which subs you are crossposting from, we will be removing crossposts from undesirable subs. The goal of the current research was to further our knowledge of interracial dating by examining concurrently the stated and revealed preferences of Black and White users of a major online dating site. The study is based on a nationwide sample of more than a million participants who were seeking a date with a member of the opposite sex. What about users who stated no racial or ethnic preferences? Was their stated indifference to race and ethnicity reflected in their behavior?