Lessons to be learned from history: Mildred and Richard Loving were arrested for breaking Virginia's law against interracial marriage. Their landmark US Supreme Court case, Loving vs. Virginia, legalized interracial marriage in the US.
Today is the anniversary of ‘Loving v. Virginia,’ in which the Supreme Court ruled against bans on interracial marriage. Share this quote if you want the Supreme Court to do the right thing this month in the marriage cases:
Married couple Mildred and Richard Loving answer questions at a press conference the day after the Supreme Court ruled in their favor in Loving v. Virginia. (Credit: Francis Miller/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)