Parents in Topeka, Kan., don’t want Michelle Obama to attend graduation

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the May 17, 1954 ruling in the case of Oliver Brown versus the Board of Education of Topeka. If you only had this week’s furor of parents in Topeka, Kan. to base your theory, you’d conclude times have not changed and blacks were still unwanted in the schools […]

Inequality Still Pervasive 60 Years After ‘Brown v. Board’

Nearly 60 years have passed since the historic Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kan., decision was passed that ruled segregation of white and Negro children in the public schools of a state solely on the basis of race, pursuant to state laws permitting or requiring such segregation, denies to Negro children the equal […]