|1843. Does segregation of children in public schools solely on the base of race,
even though the physical facilities and other "tangible" factors may be equal,
deprive the children of the minority group of equal educational opportunities?
We believe that it does.|
Anonymous Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka May 17, 1954
|1844. Sometimes I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry.
It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my
Zora Neale Hurston, 1891-1960 Writer and Folklorist
|1845. Segregation was wrong when it was forced by white people, and I
believe it is still wrong when it is requested by black people.|
Coretta Scott King, 1927- Civil rights activist
|1846. Weren't no sign that said black or white; it was an imagination line.|
E.D. Nixon, 1899?-1987 Civil rights activist