Interracial dating 1960s
On the flip side, African American men who so much as looked at a white women could be killed, and brutally so.
In it, a woman named Señora Moreno objects to her adoptive daughter Ramona’s impending marriage to a Temecula Indian man named Alessandro.“You marry an Indian? Always an obedient girl, Ramona rebels for the first time when she chooses to marry Alessandro.
While visiting Mississippi in 1955, the Chicago teen was murdered by a pair of white men for allegedly whistling at a white woman.
Till’s murder sparked international outcry and motivated Americans of all races to join the civil rights movement.
“When they entered our lives, they were to be treated courteously, but with aloofness, and sent away as quickly as possible.
Besides for a black man to even look at a white woman was dangerous.”This was no understatement, as the case of Emmett Till proves.