Unformatted text preview: 14th Amendment and was, therefore, unconstitutional. In the wake of the decision, the District of Columbia and some school districts in the border states began to desegregate their schools voluntarily.-Legal issues involved : -Implementation: Racism: • the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races • discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of another race Truth: Aint I A Woman-Dichotomy of race and gender in issues of equality-Delivered in 1851 in Akron, Ohio at the Women’s Convection rally by Sojourner Truth a former slave in New York State. After gaining her freedom in 1827, she became an anti-slavery speaker. -Her speech was on woman’s rights...
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- Spring '08
- Supreme Court of the United States, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Brown v. Board of Education, Race/ Ethnicity, Race/ Ethnicity Brown