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The Road South

Jonathan Daniels (Keene) travels south with a friend to help integrate churches in 1965, and immediately encounters segregation along the roadside… 14 more words

NH History

The Curse of Segregation

By Derek Thompson

Baltimore did not need more negative publicity this week. But in a bit of fateful timing, the Equality of Opportunity Project of Harvard University has released two papers concluding that the income mobility for poor children in Baltimore City is worse than in any large county in America. 269 more words

News From The Soul Brother

Have our communities become wastelands or is someone(s) causing them to become wastelands?

When I was a child, I can remember our community having schools that were clean, well attended and many of the teachers lived in the neighborhoods. 858 more words

Liberation

North Carolina Charter Schools Grow More Segregated, Say Scholars

A new paper by scholars Helen F. Ladd, Charles T. Clotfelder, and John B. Holbein analyzes the charter school sector in North Carolina. http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2593657

The group give a brief history of charter schools in the state, which were capped at 100 until Race to the Top encouraged the Legislature to remove the cap altogether. 411 more words

Charter Schools

Baltimore and living with the facts of America – News & Observer

The Political Agitator response: When we deal with the root of the problem and then we can deal with the reactions. As long as folks don’t want to deal with the root nothing will change! 111 more words

National State Of Emergency

Chicago Is The Most Segregated City In America: Analysis

By John Dodge

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago is the most segregated city in the United States, while also being one of the most diverse, according to a new analysis of U.S. 213 more words

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