ERIC Number: EJ677207
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Publication Date: 2003
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"We Always Tell Our Children They Are Americans": Mendez v. Westminster and the California Road to Brown v. Board of Education.
Ruiz, Vicki L.
College Board Review, n200 p20-27 Fall 2003
In the waning months of World War II, Latino families in Orange County, California, protested efforts by local authorities to place their children in segregated schools. Their victory presaged the Supreme Court showdown in the next decade. (EV)
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Brown v Board of Education