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Unformatted text preview: decision…Linda Brown wanted to get into an all-white public school, but she was denied and then her father sued by saying the schools were not equal…the Supreme Court ruled that segregation in schools should be handled with deliberate speed. Meaning they could take their time…this decision overturned the Plessey v. Ferguson court decision. President Eisenhower’s response…was against integrating and he never endorsed the ruling; however, he did not publically denounce it. September 1957, Little Rock, Arkansas…a group of AA students were selected to go to a white school in Little Rock….Eisenhower had to sent in the National Guard in to protect the students The Southern Christian Leadership Conference February 1, 1960, Greensboro, NC…. .”sit in”...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.
- Spring '11