NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks former federal prosecutor Paul Butler about how more than 20 Trump judicial nominees have declined to affirm a Supreme Court decision desegregating public schools. NPR - Published
For the last several years, Hollywood films have been trying to convince us that race relations in the United States can be resolved if 1) a black man goes on a road trip with a racist white man, 2) a.. The Wrap - Published
Elizabeth Eckford, member of the Little Rock Nine, tells her story after 60 years and wins the Moonbeam Children's Book Gold Multicultural Non-Fiction Award.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (PRWEB) October 17,.. PRWeb - Published
The image of an immigrant child clinging to her mother has been removed from a mural near the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic site in Topeka. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The image of an immigrant child clinging to her mother has been removed from a mural near the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic site in Kansas. The Kansas City Star.. Seattle Times - Published
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Statehouse is getting a new mural commemorating Brown v. Topeka Board of Education, a case that struck down racial segregation in public schools. The Lawrence.. Seattle Times - Published
Linda Brown was a historic figure, central to the Brown v. Board of Education case that declared segregated schools unlawful. But when she died, the Associated Press sent out the wrong picture of her,.. philly.com - Published
To pretend Donald Trump isn't a racist at this point, you pretty much have to be in complete denial. The latest evidence he wasn't so much draining the swamp as filling it with fire and rodents of.. Perez Hilton - Published
During Thursday's edition of CNN's New Day, co-host Chris Cuomo played a tape of Wendy Vitter, one of President Trump's judicial nominees, failing to explicitly state whether or not she supported the.. CNSNews.com - Published
Actress Susan Anspach, best known for roles in landmark 1970s films like “Five Easy Pieces” and “Play It Again, Sam,” has died in Los Angeles. She was 75.
Her son, Caleb Goddard, announced.. The Wrap - Published
Linda Brown and her father's struggle to enroll her in school culminated in the US Supreme Court striking down segregation and the doctrine of 'separate but equal' in 1954. Christian Science Monitor - Published Also reported by •NPR
Linda Brown Thompson of Brown v. Board of Education died this week. In 1954, the decision was supposed to desegregate schools. Now, 64 years later, NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Georgetown University.. NPR - Published
TOPEKA, Kan. — When Linda Brown was a schoolgirl in Kansas, her father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. He and several black families were turned away, sparking the Brown v... SFGate - Published
A woman who was central to the landmark Brown v. Board of Education desegregation decision died Sunday.
Linda Brown Thompson was “the symbolic center”… ABA Journal - Published Also reported by •nola.com •NPR •Seattle Times
that led to the Brown v. Board of Education decision in 1954, in which the Supreme Court ruled that segregated schools were inherently unequal. Ms. Brown has died at 75.Here’s what you need to know.. NYTimes.com - Published
Civil rights activist Linda Brown Smith, who as a little girl was a central figure in Brown v. Board of Education, the landmark Supreme Court case that declared racial segregation in public schools.. The Wrap - Published Also reported by •nola.com •Seattle Times
Linda Brown, who at the age of 9 became the cornerstone figure in the landmark Supreme Court case that struck down segregation in the nation's schools, has died at age 76 in Kansas, according to.. USATODAY.com - Published
(Reuters) - The civil rights activist who as a Kansas schoolgirl was at the heart of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision outlawing racial segregation in American.. Reuters - Published
Larry Dane Brimner tells a powerful true story that especially resonates in today's climate.
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From the award-winning author of "Black & White," comes the latest in Larry.. PRWeb - Published