For more on the Loving case see chapter 5 in That The Blood Stay Pure: African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race, and Identity in Virginia. Available on Amazon and wherever books are sold.

Setting the Record Straight On The Case of Loving V. Virginia

Mildred and Richard Loving. Courtesy of Getty Image.
Attorneys Bernard Cohen and Philip Hirschkop. Courtesy of Getty Image.
Courtesy of the Social Security Administration. Obtained by author.
Courtesy of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Obtained by author.
For more on the Loving v. Virginia case see the chapter “Mildred Loving: The Extraordinary Life of An Ordinary Woman.”
Coutesy of Attorney Philip Hirschkop.

Dr. Arica L. Coleman is an award-winning Independent scholar of Race and ethnicity in the United States.

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