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American school resegregation

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Note: This post covers American schools, but not universities, from 1954 to 2007: In the early 1900s most blacks in America were required by law to go to separate schools than whites. These schools...
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Isabel Wilkerson with NBA star Bill Russell | Leaving the Jim Crow South

Isabel Wilkerson with NBA star Bill Russell | Leaving the Jim Crow South | Community Village Daily | Scoop.it

America needs to hear these stories.

 

Check the part with Bill Russell about half way through.

 

It's about segregation vs integration and migration vs immigration;  about moving out of the Jim Crow South; and about the move from no education to Harvard education. 

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Are Nationalists the new Segregationists?

Are Nationalists the new Segregationists? | Community Village Daily | Scoop.it

For most of U.S. history there have been segregationists. Today you don't hear of them so much because times have changed - or have they? 


Can it be that the those families who used to preach separate but equal, are now the families who are anti-immigrant?

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Timothy Saul Hunter's curator insight, February 3, 2015 2:19 PM

We chose this article because even though the world said no more segregation somewhere there is people that still practice it. When reading there are many people today that still believe that there should be segregation. In the article it reads "I feel sorry for a child to be born in a family that teaches racism. Our reaction to this was relief. To know that there is someone else that agrees with segregation being wrong. In reality the question still remains has time change or is history repeating its self.