Judge Stops Racially Motivated School Transfers

For years, hundreds of White students from a south Mississippi school district have been transferring from the predominantly Black schools in the town of Tylertown to attend the Salem Attendance Center, which has a 65 percent White majority. Yesterday, the US District Judge Tom S. Lee ordered the Walthall County School District's to stop permitting transfers, as they violate of a desegregation order... Read More: 'Education is the Civil Rights Issue of Our Time'Michelle Obama on Education and SchoolsHere's what you had to say: Dvine commented: "Just terrible. I would want my child to go to school where they are going to get the best education. They make it seem as if AA's are the reason for the lack of education there. How bout the parents and teachers step up?"


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