Coded Language in the North

The Civil Rights movement in America has always had a strong connection to the southern states. The prominent stories of the civil rights era come from places such as Selma, Montgomery, and Little Rock. Little has been remembered in concerns with the civil rights movement in the north. The stories such as the Boston andContinue reading “Coded Language in the North”

Was the North just as bad?

The civil rights struggles in New York CIty and Boston’s schools challenge the view that racial discrimination was only a problem in the South by demonstrating racial inequalities existed throughout the North. Typically the North liked to mask racism and racial discrimination as a Southern problem, when in reality it existed in both. New YorkContinue reading “Was the North just as bad?”