Blog Posts - Plessy V. Ferguson



BEFORE BROWN V. BOARD THERE WAS PLESSY V. FERGUSON

JFK+50:  Volume 6, No. 1953SEGREGATION RULED LEGAL BY SUPREME COURT 120 YEARS AGOWashington, D.C. (JFK+50) In yesterday's post we reported on the anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka ruling of May 17, 1954 in which the U...
by JFK+50 on May 18, 2016

SUPREME COURT RULES IN BROWN V. BOARD

JFK+50:  Volume 6, No. 1952DESEGREGATION IN PUBLIC EDUCATION RULING 62 YEARS AGO Washington, D.C. (JFK+50) Sixty-two years ago today, May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled unanimously that racial segregat...
by JFK+50 on May 17, 2016

Five ways the USA was never a Christian nation

To argue that any idea or solution is un-American is to imply that the American way is righteousness; it too is a morality. For a Christian, this is the equivalent of saying that the American way is one and the same as God’s way. This is what the R...
by Politically Moderate Christian on Mar 10, 2016

SEGREGATION APPROVED BY HIGH COURT

SUPREME COURT RULED SEGREGATION LEGAL 119 YEARS AGOWashington, D.C. (JFK+50) The United States Supreme Court handed down its decision in the case of Plessy v. Ferguson* 119 years ago today, May 18, 1896.The high court ruling, which came wit...
by JFK+50 on May 18, 2015

JFK ON DESEGREGATION

JFK ANSWERED QUESTION ON DESEGREGATION 53 YEARS AGO TODAYWashington, D.C. (JFK+50) President John F. Kennedy was asked the following question at his news conference fifty-three years ago today, May 17, 1962,  in the State Departme...
by JFK+50 on May 17, 2015

Supreme Court Cases

Supreme Court Cases Here are brief summary of Supreme Court Cases that have had an impact on the world.  Baker v. Carr: Retreated from the Court’s political question doctrine, deciding that redistricting(attempts to change the way voting dist...
by 1spot4music & Hobbies on Apr 13, 2013


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