Separate Is Never Equal

Separate Is Never Equal

Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation

Streaming Audiobook - 2014
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Almost ten years before Brown vs. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez and her parents helped end school segregation in California. An American citizen of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage who spoke and wrote perfect English, Mendez was denied enrollment to a whites-only school. Her parents took action by organizing the Hispanic community and filing a lawsuit in federal district court. Their success eventually brought an end to the era of segregated education in California.
Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC : Made available through hoopla, 2014.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781629238548
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (22 min.)) : digital.


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