2017 marked 50 years since interracial marriage became legal across the United States. Over the course of the year, we've spoken to 50 different people - 25 couples - about what it's like to be … [Read More...]
Episode 26: Ermias and Jen
Jen is white and grew up in Philadelphia, while Ermias is black and Eritrean. They met in Eritrea in 1995 when Jen was there as a Peace Corps volunteer. They had a long distance relationship for a … [Read More...]
Episode 25: Jean and Mas
Jean and Mas have been together since 1972 and married since 1992. Jean is white and was raised in Rochester, New York. Mas is Japanese-American and he was born in an internment camp during … [Read More...]
Episode 24: Mee and Ken
Ken is Irish and Mee is Korean-American. They met when Ken flew from Ireland to the United States for a friend's wedding, and the two quickly hit it off and began a long distance relationship. For … [Read More...]
MORE ABOUT THE LOVINGS
Watch rare news footage of a TV interview with the Lovings in 1967.
In 1965, photographer Grey Villet captured a series of powerful images of the family for a Life Magazine assignment. You can view the slide show on the New York Times Lens Blog.
MORE ABOUT THE CASE
Get a quick overview of the case facts from oyez.org.
Listen to the complete oral arguments on YouTube.
Read the full text of the Supreme Court Opinion by Chief Justice Warren from the Legal Information Institute at Cornell University.