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Racial Divides?

I am supposed to speak next Tuesday morning at the meeting of a group called One Montgomery, which was founded on the premise of making strides at racial unity. I decided to talk about the re-segregation of Montgomery’s public schools, which now have a student population that is overwhelmingly African-American. The four non-magnet high schools in Montgomery are 96% black, and two of them are 99.9% black. Amazing, considering the schools were completely and legally segregated until the mid- to late 1960s, with 100% white schools and 100% black schools.… Read more Racial Divides?