Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive
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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Cecilia Marshall never imagined that the battle for…

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Give Communities of Color a Voice in Reshaping Education
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Give Communities of Color a Voice in Reshaping Education

By Wade Henderson (President and CEO, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights) For…

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Charter Schools Present Post-‘Brown’ Challenge
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Charter Schools Present Post-‘Brown’ Challenge

  By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In 1954, Lucinda Todd was…

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The Browning of Public Schools after ‘Brown’
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The Browning of Public Schools after ‘Brown’

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   This is the 60th anniversary of the landmark Brown v.…

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60-Year Journey from ‘Brown’
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60-Year Journey from ‘Brown’

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   Because I was a horribly ill-behaved child, I found…

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First Lady Tells Kansas Students to Fight Bias
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First Lady Tells Kansas Students to Fight Bias

JOHN HANNA, Associated Press TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama told Kansas high…

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The Most Segregated Schools May Not Be in the States You’d Expect
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The Most Segregated Schools May Not Be in the States You’d Expect

  (The Washington Post) – Sixty years ago this Saturday, the Supreme Court found state…

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Brown v. Board of Education Decision Excerpts
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Brown v. Board of Education Decision Excerpts

The Associated Press On May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously that racial segregation…

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Schools More Segregated Now than Three Decades Ago
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Schools More Segregated Now than Three Decades Ago

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   As we approach May 17, the 60th anniversary of…

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Are Little Rock Schools Finally Desegregated?
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Are Little Rock Schools Finally Desegregated?

JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer Five decades and $1 billion after an infamous racial episode…

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