TITLE

Liberal Flight: Fooling with Busing

AUTHOR(S)
Mathews, John
PUB. DATE
October 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;10/11/75, Vol. 173 Issue 15, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on busing and school desegregation against the Afro-Americans in the U.S. Report on a debate in the U.S. Senate on constitutional provisions regarding busing and rights of black children to a desegregated education; Overview of desegregation efforts in Louisville, Kentucky; Position of various Senators on the issue; Impact of the desegregation efforts in Boston, Massachusetts on the Senate debate; Opinion of Edward Brooke, a Black Senator on the debate; Discussion of the Biden amendment, which forbade withholding of federal funds from a school district refusing to assign students or teachers by race; Need of a constitutional amendment against busing by the courts in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
10305853

 

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