Rights Discussion

Rights Discussion - CivilLib/RightsDiscussion 18:05

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Civil Lib/Rights Discussion 18:05 Difference between civil rights and liberties Protects by government, and protection from government o Liberties= from o Rights= by Brown v. Board of Ed (1954) Context: segregation Overturned Plessey v. Fergusson case o Precedent: satifies “separate but equal doctrine” ideal o separate but equal doesn’t apply in schools tangible factors: cirricula, desk chairs, etc o distinction made between tangible and non tangible factors dictating the  equality between the institutions despite the tangible factors, equal OPPORTUNITES is impossible in separate  institutions  due to the inferiority complex implied upon the minority children  who are segregated We conclude that, in the field of public education, the doctrine of “Separate  but equal” has no place. Separate educational faciliteis are inherently  unequal. “
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2010 for the course PO PO211 taught by Professor Reeves during the Spring '09 term at BU.

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