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Jeff Bryant: Little Rock, the Return of Segregation, and Walton Money — Diane Ravitch’s blog

Jeff Bryant writes here about Little Rock, Arkansas. Little Rock was the scene of one of the crucial battles in the movement to integrate public education after the Brown decision of 1954. When city and state officials refused to integrate Central High School, President Dwight D. Eisenhower federalized the National Guard and sent in 1,000 […]

via Jeff Bryant: Little Rock, the Return of Segregation, and Walton Money — Diane Ravitch’s blog

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