Posts tagged: Brown v. Board of Education - Diverse

Colin Kaepernick, Dave Chappelle and Others Receive Du Bois Medals at Harvard

by Melanie Eversley | October 11, 2018 Instead of taking a knee, Colin Kaepernick took home a prestigious award Thursday bestowed by H Read more

Remembering Chancellor Chang-Lin Tien, Champion of Affirmative Action

by | October 9, 2018
This past week, I was moved by the memorial for the late Chancellor Chang-Lin Tien. The first A [...] Read more

Scholarship at the Intersection of History, Education and Blackness

by | September 19, 2018
Were it not for the social tumult in Chicago in the summer and fall of 1967, Dr. James D. Ander [...] Read more

Being a Good Ally

by | May 16, 2018
Much has been said about the African-American graduate student at Yale who was reported by a Wh [...] Read more

NYC Men Initiative Diversifies Teacher Workforce

by | April 3, 2018
NYC Men Teach, a teacher recruitment and retention program under New York City’s Young Men’ [...] Read more

Reclaiming the ‘Fierce Urgency of Now’

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As we reflect on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., we h [...] Read more

Linda Brown, Kansas Girl at Center of 1954 Brown V. Board of Education Ruling, Dies

by Associated Press | March 26, 2018
TOPEKA, Kan. – Linda Brown, the Kansas girl at the center of the 1954 U.S. Supreme Court [...] Read more

63 Years after Brown, Segregated Schools Fight Takes Interesting Turn

by Ya-Marie Sesay | June 1, 2017
Brown vs Board of Education removed the barrier of denying people of color their right to an ed [...] Read more

Post-Brown Diversity has to Mean More Than Numbers

by Earl Lewis | May 16, 2017
Brown v. Board of Education was as much a stepping stone to building a diverse democracy as it [...] Read more

Civil Rights Stalwart Jack Greenberg Dies

by Diverse Staff | October 13, 2016
Jack Greenberg, the last surviving lawyer of the Thurgood Marshall-led team that argued Brown v [...] Read more