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American Agenda (Integration in America) #153815

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The 40th anniversary of the Brown vs. Board of Education Supreme Court decision requiring school desegregation noted.

(Shaker Heights, Ohio: Aaron Brown) Racial integration in the American community of Shaker Heights, Ohio, examined; scenes shown from the town and the school to illustrate the "Shaker experiment" to integrate while keeping a racial balance. [City councilman Dr. Winston RICHIE, Mayor Patricia MEARNS, student Kara MOSKOWITZ - talk about integrating the town.] The realities of racial integration here reiterated.

Brown, Aaron;
Jennings, Peter

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