Almighty God Created The Races

Author: Fay Botham
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807899229
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In this fascinating cultural history of interracial marriage and its legal regulation in the United States, Fay Botham argues that religion--specifically, Protestant and Catholic beliefs about marriage and race--had a significant effect on ...

Mein Kampf

Author: Adolf Hitler
ISBN: 9781911417682
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Als glUckliche Bestimmung gilt es mir heute, da das Schicksal mir zum Geburtsort gerade Braunau am Inn zuwies.


Author: Werner Sollors
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198029519
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This collection explores the primary texts of interracialism as a means of addressing core issues in our racial identity. Ranging from Hannah Arendt to George Schuyler and from Pace v. Alabama to Loving v.

Race Ing Representation

Author: Kostas Myrsiades
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780847688579
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... white race," Plessy argued that the Louisiana law violated his constitutional
rights of habeas corpus, equal protection, and due process. The Supreme Court
denied the validity of this reasoning on several counts, among them that various
state laws forbade interracial marriage on the grounds, as the state of Virginia
later argued unsuccessfully before the Court in Loving v. Virginia (1967), that "
Almighty God created the races white, black, yellow, malay and red, and he
placed them on ...

Lgbt Families

Author: Nancy J. Mezey
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483321770
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For example, according to the Bible, God told Eve, “Your urge shall be for your
husband and he shall rule over you” (cited in Yalom, 2002, p. 3). Racist people
have also made similar arguments to prevent interracial marriages. For example,
when Richard Loving and Mildred Jeter legally married in Washington, D.C. in
1958, a Virginia circuit court indicted them for breaking state law. Drawing on
religious justification, the judge stated, “Almighty God created the races white,
black, yellow ...

Mysteries Of Sex

Author: Mary P. Ryan
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807876688
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The inhabitants of Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas conformed to a neat
natural order, analogous to the four cardinal points of the compass, the four
humors, and the four elements. Over two hundred years later, a judge presiding
over a court in the state of Virginia issued another tidy pronouncement about
human geography: ''Almighty God created the races, white, black, yellow, malay
and red, and he placed them on separate continents. . . . He did not intend the
races to mix.

Lies Across America

Author: James W. Loewen
Publisher: The New Press
ISBN: 1595586768
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In 1963, after living in Washington for a time, the Lovings filed suit against
Virginia. Judge Leon Bazile, in a lecture combining pseudo-religion and pseudo-
anthropology, told them, “Almighty God created the races white, black, yellow,
Malay, and red, and he placed them on separate continents. The fact that he
separated the races shows that he did not intend for the races to mix.” Bazile had
never read or chose to ignore what the Bible says about interracial marriage in
Numbers 12, ...