Profile cover photo
Profile photo
The Loving Project
4 followers
4 followers
About
The Loving Project's posts

Post has attachment
Michelle and Melissa met in college and were together for 12 years before getting married in 2017. Although they are both Philadelphia natives, they hail from very different parts of the city. Melissa, who is white, grew up in Bridesburg, a neighborhood…

Tune into NewsWorks Tonight on 90.9 WHYY-FM this evening between 6:00 and 6:30 to hear a story from Liz and Chavis about their multiracial family. The Loving Project is partnering with WHYY to feature stories of interracial marriage 50 years after the 1967 Loving v. Virginia Supreme Court decision that overturned state anti-miscegenation laws.

Post has attachment
Lori and Manuel have been married since 1999. Manuel is white and grew up in Spain. Lori is black and grew up in Wisconsin. They met at university in Spain, where Lori was studying abroad; eventually Manuel joined her in the United States where they lived…

Post has attachment
Should We Care if #Wokebae Jesse Williams is Creeping Becky?

"If you’re Black, you’re not automatically better or worse than the rest of the community if you chose to date interracially"

http://ow.ly/iyil30bhTtu

Post has attachment
Aarati and Jonathan got married in 2006. Jonathan is White and Jewish and Aarati is Indian-American. They met in Chicago, where Aarati was pursuing her PhD and Jonathan was working as a journalist. They later moved to Washington DC, and then Philadelphia.…

Post has attachment
Anastasia and Symeon met online while they were working at that same university. They got married in 2011 and live in Philadelphia with their two young sons. Symeon’s family is from Philadelphia, but he grew up in rural New York state, while Anastasia…

Post has attachment
Donna and Craig have been married since 1988. Craig is White and grew up in Queens, New York. Donna is Black and was born in the United States, but lived in Belgium for about 10 years before returning to New York, where she and Craig first met. The couple…

Post has attachment
Loving v. Virginia paved the way for both interracial & same-sex marriage. Meet Beth & Helaina on Ep. 6! http://ow.ly/nyf1309UK3t

Post has attachment
Beth and Helaina are an interracial couple living in Philadelphia’s Mount Airy neighborhood. They got married in a wedding ceremony in Philadelphia in 2007, before gay marriage became legal nationwide. They later had a legal ceremony in California while…

Post has attachment
On Ep. 5 of the Loving Project podcast, White, Jewish woman Shaina and her Black, Muslim husband Brahim discuss what it means to be part of this interracial, intercultural family in times like these. http://ow.ly/mvYA309nG5Z
Photo
Wait while more posts are being loaded