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OKG Newsletter


Topic: segregation

End academic segregation


Commentary

Mike Brake
The 1954 U.S. Supreme Court decision that ended race-based school segregation recognized that it was unconstitutional to jam black kids into inadequate schools.
 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Remembering segregation


Letters to the Editor

Wanda Jo Stapleton
I write with a heavy heart because on June 6, five men on the U. S. Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act, thus erasing fundamental protections against racial discrimination in voting. What the court did takes me back in my mind to the dehumanizing days of segregation in Oklahoma.
 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Should a former sundown town apologize?


Commentary

Christopher P. Lehman
It’s rare for local governments or the federal government to apologize for discrimination against a group of people.
 
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
 
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