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Brown v. Board of Education

70 years after Brown v. Board of Education, setbacks in progress cited
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70 years after Brown v. Board of Education, setbacks in progress cited
On May 17, 1954, the day the United States Supreme Court handed down its landmark Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka decision, three men stood outside the Supreme Court Building in Washington, D.C., hands joined together in solidarity.
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Brown v. Board of Education: A reckoning 70 years later
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Brown v. Board of Education: A reckoning 70 years later
With Jim Crow still intact in America in the early 1950s, Thurgood Marshall and a group of attorneys took the landmark Brown v. Board of Education case to the Supreme Court, whose verdict — issued 70 years ago next week — changed our country for the better.
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