Did you know that there are schools in America that are still segregated?
Sometimes I forget that it’s 2011 and not 1956. Jamie Hein owns a private housing complex with a swimming pool and decided to post the sign which reads: “Public Swimming Pool, White Only.” The segregation sign is dated in 1931 and is from Alabama. “I’m not a bad person,” said Hein. “I don’t have any […]
First Black Student To Integrate University of North Texas Finally Receives Degree Burlyce Logan, was one of 11 black students to integrate UNT and is just now receiving her degree-55 years later.. Nigga go home, pigs before nigs, burheads go home, go back to Africa –I had never heard those things before, you know?” she […]
Salon Complies List of the Top Ten Least Integrated Cities The rankings are based on a dissimilarity index, a measure used by social scientists to gauge residential segregation. A score of one indicates perfect integration while 100 indicates complete segregation. Los Angeles Segregation level: 67.84 Blacks and Latinos and more likely to live near one […]