The Jim Crow Laws
– Black people and white people had to go to different schools in Missouri and in Mississipi
.- Black people and white people were obliged to sit in different sections at the cinema or in theatres in Virginia.
– Black people and white people couldn’t get married in Nebraska.
– Black people and white people weren’t allowed to play together in Alabama.
– Black barbers were forbidden to serve white women or white girls in Georgia.
HAD TO = WAS / WERE OBLIGED TO (= obligation au passé)
COULDN’T = WASN’T / WEREN’T ALLOWED TO = WAS / WERE FORBIDDEN TO (= interdiction au passé)
to get married = se marier ; together= ensemble ; to serve = servir