UPDATED: Sun., June 11, 2021
WASHINGTON – Fifty years after Mildred and Richard Loving’s landmark legal challenge shattered the laws and regulations against interracial wedding within the U.S., some partners of different races still talk of facing discrimination, disapproval and quite often outright hostility from their other People in the us.
Although the laws that are racist mixed marriages have died, a few interracial couples said in interviews they nevertheless get nasty looks, insults or even violence when people find out about their relationships.
“i’ve perhaps not yet counseled a wedding that is interracial some body didn’t have trouble on the bride’s or the groom’s side,” said the Rev. Kimberly D. Lucas of St.