Introduction and Conclusion

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Introduction and Conclusion By: Oscar Bishop Eng. 102 Week 6 Assignment Prof. Paul Wiltz August 7, 2013
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Introduction Did you know that on August 4th, 1961, when President Barack Obama was born, it was illegal in 22 states for people of different races to be married (Frank, 2008)? Inter- racial couples in love had to hide what we find to be common just half a century later. Even though it still goes against some cultural beliefs, inter-racial marriages are more accepted and occur more frequently because of changes in laws and transformations in public attitudes. Body As our country is up in arms over the idea of same-sex marriage with it being legal in some states and not in others, one cannot help but be reminded of a similar issue that was facing the country fifty years ago. The case that changed it all then started with a white man by the name of Richard Loving and the love of his life, a black woman by the name of Mildred Jeter (Ram, 2009) . In 1958, this couple decided to get married in the District of Columbia. This couple later decided to return to their home state of Virginia. After
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