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47) Not only was Judge Wright unable to lift the color bar at more than a handful of schools, he was also unable, even at the desegregated schools, to create interracial harmony--a condition that remains elusive.
Millicent Brown was one of eleven black students who desegregated, for the first time, public schools across the state of South Carolina during 1963-64.
For students of color, in particular, this means that attendance at a desegregated school tends to make them more likely to enter and persist in white-dominated or racially diverse settings when they perceive opportunity there.
Second, Access wanted to increase desegregated learning environments.
Therefore, she recommended, the library should take an incremental approach to desegregated service by expanding access to adults.
Beto, desegregated individual prisons by allowing white, black and Hispanic inmates to live in the same prison units.
A federal judge found HUD had maintained a system of segregated housing in 36 counties and ordered the 176 public housing sites throughout the region desegregated so that no more than 75% of their residents are of one race.
He also desegregated the Jacksonville zoo, city pools, and city golf courses.
The Court had to make its decision based not on whether the authors of the Fourteenth Amendment had desegregated schools in mind when they wrote it in 1868 but on whether desegregated schools deprived black children of equal protection of the law when the case was decided in 1954.
The Court ruled that schools had been sufficiently desegregated, and that busing students in order to achieve diversity was no longer required.
An analysis of data indicated that between 1990 and 1991, the achievement gap between the resegregated elementary schools in the city of Norfolk and their desegregated counterparts increased from 15 points to 17 points in grade three.
From desegregated schoolrooms in New Jersey to summer camp mountain climbing to attempts to integrate Feng Shui into a Hoboken row house, Thompson chronicles the role of location and its limits in human life.