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Desegregation Now. Segregation Tomorrow?

July 20, 2006 1 min read

Are America’s schools being resegregated? In this article from Harvard’s Ed.magazine, Hanna Bordas notes that many court decisions nationwide in the 1980s and 1990s resulted in school desegregation orders being removed. While this trend seems to undo much of the progress towards racial integration, some argue that it is a step in the right direction, away from any kind of racial discrimination. Bordas looks back on the history of desegregation in American schools, and offers some insight into the future.

A version of this news article first appeared in the Around the Web blog.

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