Saturday, June 13, 2015

Loving Day

NPR's Morning Edition has a short report about Loving Day - a commemoration of a U.S. Supreme Court decision which held, on June 12, 1967, that a Virginia law forbidding interracial marriages was unconstitutional. The name of the case was Loving v. Virginia, Loving being the family name of the couple. 2 min 49 sec, transcript available.