In their YouTube series, Kids React, The Fine Brothers have enlisted the help of youngsters to illustrate how times are a changin’ and controversial topics like racism are viewed through a new generation’s lens.
It’s hard to fathom that it’s only been 47 years since our court system finally recognized interracial marriage. (Loving v Virginia, 388 U.S. 1 (1967)) Before then, it was illegal to marry someone of a different race in certain states. That’s cray-cray for sure! Now with the recent ruling striking down DOMA that older generation is forced to morph their divisive perception into acceptance.
Take a look at these spot-on reactions to the now famous Cheerios commercial, which features a multiracial family and sparked a nation-wide controversy over what a family should look like in America today.