School Integration Debate

GUESTS: Gary Orfield/ Professor of Education and Social Policy, Harvard University Runs the "Harvard Project on School Desegregation" Roy Brooks/ Warren Distinguished Professor of Law, University of San Diego Law School; Author, Integration or Separation: A Strategy for Racial Equality (Harvard University Press, 1996) Decades after court-ordered busing, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is once again debating the merits of school integration. Many believe desegregation hasn't improved the quality of black schools. Some civil rights leaders are now calling for integration only when it is dictated by parental choice. Join Ray Suarez for a look at why support of school desegregation is fading and where future policies are headed.



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