Posts tagged with "Desegration"

60 Years Later, Reflections On Brown vs. Board of Education

“Life is not what one lived, but what one remembers and how one remembers in order to recount it.” — Gabriel García Márquez

I was born at the end of the great depression during Jim Crow and came of age in Baltimore during the Civil Rights Movement.

Throughout my childhood, everything was segregated, but as a little girl I didn’t realize there was anything inherently wrong with this system. Continue reading