Editorial: Equal education hurdles remain
A Journal News editorial 11:19 p.m. EDT May 17, 2014
Lower Hudson Valley communities have often played key roles in the struggle to desegregate schools. Sixty years after Brown vs. Board of Education, we must do more.
Sixty years ago, the landmark Supreme Court ruling, Brown vs. Board of Education, was hailed as lighting the path to equality in our schools, and opportunity for all. Yet, education and opportunity — which go hand in hand — remain limited.