Relationships, and especially interracial relationships and marriage, are a useful lens through which we can better understand politics and political change, as well as societal morals and identities. Click the image above to view a list of influential interracial relationships and use it to pose questions about the key history themes of the influence of religion and science on politics and law, as well as changing notions of freedom and equality across time and place. In the Support Materials below, read a background essay and discussion questions that give context and suggestions for engaging with this list with U.S. and world history students.
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