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All Deliberate Speed: Charles Hamilton Houston and the background to Brown

The third in a series of posts about “All Deliberate Speed,” by Charles Ogletree. See the first post here about the Brown decision and the… 945 more words

All Deliberate Speed

All Deliberate Speed: Brown’s place in history

Since it’s a foundational text, I decided to dive into “All Deliberate Speed” by Charles Ogletree as the first off the list from the Sources and Topics… 677 more words

Ed History


We had played together every Monday for the previous two years…that is, every Monday when the sun was shining…regardless of temperature, since we had turned four. 2,330 more words

Direct Action :: Tasi's 'Cleanse' Is A Minimalist Masterpiece

In a world that seems to have a pattern of becoming smitten with excess (in all forms, be it material or symbolic), it’s nice to see that there are artists who approach their expression with a bare bones aesthetic.   77 more words


Student Action: The Power Students Have To Make Change

Students around the nation are talking about the presidential election. I remember my middle school and high school days watching presidential elections and feeling a need to take part in some way, shape, or form. 835 more words

Primary Sources


if our ballots could
break through this glass barrier
to at last reveal

that moment of truth
found tucked behind subtleties
of words and spirits, 48 more words


Watch: Education Secretary John King Shares Vision For Educational Equity

Inequality is stubbornly persistent in the American public education system — 62 years after Brown v. Board of Education. U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King… 255 more words