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Today in Black History: Schools Integrated in DC and Baltimore

SCOTUSbanner_seal2In 1954, schools were integrated in Washington, D.C. and in Baltimore, Maryland. 

 
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Today in Black History: Leopold Sedar Senghor

LeopoldSenghorIn 1960, Léopold Sédar Senghor, a poet and politician, was elected the 1st president of Senegal.

 
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Today in Black History: National Guard Called Up in Little Rock

LTC_Marion_Johnson_turns_students_awayIn 1957, Arkansas governor Orval Fabus calls out the National Guard to prevent Black students from entering Central High School in Little Rock.

 
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