TITLE

From integration back to segregation

PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/27/93-1/3/94, Vol. 115 Issue 25, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that as the 40th anniversary of `Brown v. Board of Education' approaches, many schools remain segregated and the remedies problematic. Harvard Project on School Desegregation report that black Southern students in mostly white schools dropped from 44% to 39% between 1988 and 1991; Other findings; Alarm voiced by attorney William Taylor and Education Department civil rights chief David Tatel.
ACCESSION #
9312227503

 

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