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Seretse was the chief of an eminent Botswanan tribe, and Ruth an English student.
The pair married in 1948 but experienced frequent discrimination from the onset of the relationship, including Seretse's removal from his tribal responsibilities as chief.
Races did not want to mix, the whites were feeling inadequate and wanted to take back control.
The Ku Klux Klan then formed in 1867, which led to violence and terrorism targeting the black population.
For example, mixed race couples that chose to live together were sought out and lynched by the KKK.
The famous case of Emmett Till who was lynched at the age of fourteen for supposedly whistling at a white woman shows the extent of the violence taken against black people who flirted with white people.
Around a similar time was the controversy surrounding Seretse and Ruth Khama.Sexual racism is the individual's sexual preference of specific races.