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Recent News Round Up (a busy time in school integration/segregation news!)

Cross-posted from IntegratedSchools.org

May 17th was the 62nd anniversary Brown v. Board of Education which begat more than a few retrospectives…  and all of them ended with either the disheartening pronouncement that our schools are increasingly segregated now (like  1,351 more words

School Segregation

63rd Anniversary Of Brown v. Board Of Education

The 63rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision of Brown v. Board of Education occurred Wednesday, marking over six decades since schools constitutionally desegregated. In a… 180 more words

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What we lose when we lose track of Brown

Today being the 63rd anniversary of Brown, I decided to go back and read the full court decision, which is short and very readable. A lot of this may be familiar to readers, but wanted to start with some background for those who don’t work on this issue on a regular basis. 769 more words

School Segregation


Describe the Warren Court and the expansion of individual rights as seen in the Miranda decision.

Earl Warren was chief justice of the Supreme Court from 1953 until 1969. 728 more words

US History


Explain Brown v. Board of Education and efforts to resist the decision 

Who was the chief justice, what was the decision on what constitutional/legal ground? 400 more words

Us History


Explain Brown V. Board of Education and efforts to resist the decision.

Brown V. The Board of Education sought to desegregate school systems around the country. 417 more words

US History

Stare decisis, Cornerstone of Common Law

One of the first terms any western law student becomes familiar with is the notion of stare decisis, latin for “to stand by things decided.” 332 more words