Elizabeth Eckford, a black student attending Little Rock High School after a Supreme Court ruling calling for desecration, did not respond to racist comments made by students. She chose not to listen to them and instead created her own destiny. In the 1896, Supreme Court decision of Plessy v. Ferguson 's, “separate but equal” racial separation appeared in the Constitution. In 1954, the Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education, overturned Plessy v. Ferguson and announced that racial segregation of public schools is unconstitutional. However, in the text, Elizabeth Eckford and Hazel Bryan, the Supreme Co...
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Finally, President Barak Obama, an African American candidate, saturated the problem of the race in his campaign; he his black, and many questioned that his skin color would discourage the white peoples race populations from electing him. The message behind Obama’s speech is “Ideal for this Country.” He tried to respond any hesitance by pushing a message of unity that all religions and genders should come together. I really don’t understand why peoples talk about races, why can’t they work together. For example: we can’t hit women and that’s true, then why can’t we stop segregation, either way you are harassing a person by their races or identity. After the 1950s educational segregation Elizabeth and Hazel met up again for an apology of a past racial action. This represent the segregation between black and white is ending.
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