TITLE

Boston, Busing and �Quality Education�

AUTHOR(S)
Michelman, Frank I.
PUB. DATE
October 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;10/26/74, Vol. 171 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the answer given by U.S. President Gerald R. Ford to a press conference question about Boston's troubles in carrying out court-ordered school desegregation, stating that citizens should abhor violence and obey the law. Role of Ford's words, in providing encouragement to the leaders of the organized resistance to the desegregation order; Approval given by the government to the request of Governor Francis Sargent to send federal troops to Boston; Argument that the constitutional rights of thousands of children have been rudely violated.
ACCESSION #
9937554

 

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