Tara Jean Hickman
Joel Motley Talks About the Legacy of Brown v. Board of Education
According to a recent article in The New York Times, New York's public school system is one of the most segregated in the country.
This week in history, The U.S. Supreme Court ruled segregation in public schools unconstitutional in the historic Brown v. the Board of Education case.
As the NAACP Legal Defense Fund's associate counsel, Constance Baker Motley participated in writing the briefs for Brown v. Board of Education, and had a major impact on ending racial discrimination. Her son, Joel Motley discusses Brown v. Board of Education and the momentum it carried to the Voting Rights Act on our You Tube website.
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