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Unformatted text preview: Didnt protect individuals vs. individuals Plessey v. Ferguson 1896 o Majority (Brown) Equality does not equal integration Social equality does not equal political equality Values law and order, police powers Original intent reading Legal distinctions do not promote slavery The 14 th amendment is not violated because it requires equality not integration o Dissent (Harlan) Plain text reading Color blind Not just about slavery, but forbids all legislation that marks a man as a slave (13 th ) Segregation is a perpetuation of slavery If you ban slavery you have to ban segregation Wants color-blind constitution Segregating people grows hostility between them Brown v. Board (1954) o Interpretivist o Education is distinct o Intangibles matter...
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