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The Legality Of Interracial Marriage Matters For All Black Americans

Photo by Désirée Fawn on Unsplash

I cannot really believe that in the 21st century we are questioning whether consenting adults of different races shoud be able to legally marry in the US. Yet — here we are.

I do know that interracial marriage was illegal in the US until 1967 — when the case of Loving v Virginia was decided by the Supreme Court. In a unanimous decision, the…

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Momentum is a blog that captures and reflects the moment we find ourselves in, one where rampant anti-Black racism is leading to violence, trauma, protest, reflection, sorrow, and more. Momentum doesn’t look away when the news cycle shifts.

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