Debatable issues on interracial dating
11, notwithstanding these examples of desegregation, there are still signs, most clearly is apparent in the institution of marriage between Black and Caucasians. One of the major barrier.-, of interracial marriages lies in the family of the couples. Louis, a Caucasian women, and Chuck, a Black man, were married in 1960. “Night and the day, when united, bring forth the beautiful light.”- Victor Hugo.
Interracial dating and marrying is described as the dating or marrying of two people of...
Luckily, supportive parents with a strong moral compass kept me on the straight and narrow, but their relationship couldn't weather certain storms.
Like when my mother joined the board of a Jewish group in our area who brought in a guest speaker to talk about keeping the religion "pure" and making sure the congregation's kids didn't marry outside of the faith.
Jack Johnson is posthumously being considered for a pardon from President Obama, but it waits to be seen if this will happen.
Or when my father and I were guilted into taking the body of Christ at my sister's Catholic wedding.
But that was decades ago and now we're living in modern times.
Besides the Mann Act, other laws were in place through the centuries to discourage and prevent interracial dating and marriage.
Miscegenation, so called since 1863, was a word given to the act of interracial couples to discredit the Abolitionists movement.