Predominantly white high school in California is named for Dr. King despite parents' protests

January 1998
Jet;01/26/98, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p24
Reports on controversy surrounding the naming of a Riverside, California high school after Martin Luther King Jr. The claims of some white parents that the school would be branded as black and would hurt graduates' chances of getting accepted to college; Others who opposed the name simply because King had absolutely nothing to do with the city of Riverside; Outcome.


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