Where is the Political Will to Enforce Brown v. Board?
Posted at 9:59 a.m. on May 19
Politico: “The Obama administration has revived a federal interest in desegregation issues. In a few places, it has managed to leverage the court orders or federal agreements to fight inequities that otherwise would be hard to remedy — though plenty would fault the Obama White House for not doing enough to fight resegregation and the lack of opportunity afforded to many students.”
“Those relics have been invoked to integrate a mostly white charter school in South Carolina, reintroduce a banned Mexican-American studies curriculum in Arizona and keep black students in Mississippi from being jailed for acting out at school.”