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By Robert L. Green

Robert L. eco-friendly, a pal and colleague of Martin Luther King Jr., served as schooling director for King’s Southern Christian management convention in the course of a vital interval in Civil Rights background, and—as a specialist for lots of of the nation’s biggest university districts—he keeps to struggle for social justice and academic fairness today.

This memoir relates formerly untold tales approximately significant Civil Rights campaigns that helped positioned an finish to balloting rights violations and Jim Crow schooling; explains how eco-friendly has helped city college districts enhance educational success degrees; and explains why this historical past may still tell our offerings as we try to reform and enhance American schooling. Green’s quest begun whilst he helped the Kennedy management unravel a catastrophic education-related deadlock and has endured via his provider as one of many members at an Obama management summit on a present educational crisis.

It is usually acknowledged that schooling is the hot Civil Rights battlefield. Green’s memoir, At the Crossroads of worry and Freedom: The struggle for Social and academic Justice, is helping us needless to say academic fairness has consistently been a crucial aim of the Civil Rights movement.

 

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