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    CREATED EQUAL: THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT THEN AND NOW Film Screening At the Durant-Kenrick House

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    CREATED EQUAL: THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT THEN AND NOW  Film Screening At the Durant-Kenrick House

    Film Screening —The Loving Story
    This moving documentary introduces the viewer to Richard and Mildred Loving, who were arrested in 1958 for violating Virginia’s ban on interracial marriage. Their struggle culminated in the landmark 1967 Supreme Court decision, Loving v. Virginia, which overturned anti-miscegenation laws in the United States. Co-sponsored by Historic Newton, the Newton Human Rights...

    Film Screening —The Loving Story
    This moving documentary introduces the viewer to Richard and Mildred Loving, who were arrested in 1958 for violating Virginia’s ban on interracial marriage. Their struggle culminated in the landmark 1967 Supreme Court decision, Loving v. Virginia, which overturned anti-miscegenation laws in the United States. Co-sponsored by Historic Newton, the Newton Human Rights Commission, Myrtle Baptist Church, and the Newton Department of Senior Services. At the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue. 


    Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds,

    286 Waverley Avenue
    Newton, MA 021458

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