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Boston still felling impact of segregated schools 40 years later

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Current Event July 2, 2014

Boston Still Feeling Impact of Segregated Schools 40 Years Later

40 years ago, Boston Judge W. Arthur Garrity ruled to desegregate Boston’s starkly divided schools. The ruling was met with an uproar from white families, where many of them refused to let their children attend school. Now, four decades since the historic ruling some feel it did not do enough to fix the integration problem.

US History II Race

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AIR DATE: 06/20/2014

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