PBS NewsHour. Mildred Loving, key figure in civil rights era, dies (May 6, 2008) / produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions.

In 1967, the Supreme Court ruled in the case of Loving v. Virginia that laws against interracial marriage were unconstitutional. Mildred Loving, a black woman married to a white man, had been prosecuted under one such Virginia law in 1958 and challenged it in the high court. Loving died in early May...

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Online Access: Streaming Video (via Alexander Street Press)
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: Arlington, VA : MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2008.
Series:Black studies in video.
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