This Week in Black History West Edition

This Week in Black History

May 27, 1958

Ernest Green, who joined eight black classmates in challenging racial segregation in public schools, becomes the first member of the “Little Rock Nine” to graduate from Central High School. The Little Rock case would help dismantle school segregation throughout the U.S.

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