A Timely Remembrance Of Rosa ParksThis December remember Rosa Parks and her resolve as we fight bullies and acts of injustice in our immediate surroundings.
Hispanics Seem Forgotten In Civil Rights HistoryAn interesting and provocative piece appeared as a Commentary in <em>Education Week</em> by Nicholas Dauphine, a senior in high school in San Antonio, Texas.
Schools Still Lean Toward Racial SegregationToday, the nation's most segregated schools aren't in the deep south. They're in New York.
Community Colleges: Separate And UnequalAt some community colleges almost two-thirds of the students are black, Hispanic or members of other groups considered underrepresented.
Movie Review: '42'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/3.jpg" align="right" />Writer-director Brian Helgeland uses baseball as a metaphor for the United States and its segregationism of the 1940s.
Is Desegregation Dead?Studies show consistently that children in integrated education have fared better academically than those in segregated schools - making a significant difference in the lives of black children and their children as well.
New Book Discusses The History Of African American Ballet Dancers In PhiladelphiaA local author recently published a book on the history of African American ballet dancers in Philadelphia.
Movie Review: 'Red Tails'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/22.jpg" align="right"/>If only the filmmakers telling this story were as high-flying and ambitious as the heroic characters their movie celebrates.
Separate And UnequalBob Herbert, in <em>The New York Times </em>reminds us a half century after the Brown v. Board of Education school desegregation ruling that “Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal.”