Experience in the desegregation
cases, federal class actions, and federal civil rights litigation,
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Our greatest challenge at the moment is getting our operations to an efficiency point to withstand the reduction of approximately $42 million within three years due to the desegregation
settlement while still offering a quality, equitable education to all students," Bailey said.
At an initial hearing in September, Judge Ivan Lemelle ordered the contestants to brief the questions of whether a court order was necessary for implementation of the voucher program and whether desegregation
orders applied to it.
Sadly, at the very same time that the University of Alabama commemorated the 50th anniversary of its desegregation
in September 2013, the media reported that its sororities remain segregated.
In many cases, "the vouchers impeded the desegregation
process," asserted the DOJ.
Understandably, that aroused opposition, and not only among those who thought desegregation
was a bad idea.
Recently, the lower court found for the Plaintiffs, denying motions by both the Pulaski County and North Little Rock school districts seeking to end the cases and terminate the active desegregation
He plays out the drama of desegregation
without letting that familiar story dominate and considers the "loss and profit" of desegregation
--"integration," in his usage, a goal that was never on the table (p.
1958--Hawkins withdraws his application to the UF College of Law in exchange for the desegregation
of UF graduate and professional schools.
history has a lot to teach us about how to thrive in our own period of industry change.
Prior to desegregation
campaigns, African American educators managed to form schools to prepare students for college.