Washington Post | Loving Day

Washington Post

Mon, 12/08/2008 - 8:59pm -- geoffrey
Title: 
What Mildred Knew
Show, Series, or Section: 
Page A23
Press Date: 
06/12/2008
Press Category: 
Article
Author: 
Karyn Langhorne Folan

"Forty-one years ago today, the Supreme Court struck down a Virginia law preventing marriage between African Americans and whites. Every year on June 12, interracial couples across the country celebrate Loving Day, commemorating the ruling in Loving v. Virginia that made our unions lawful. "