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What School Integration Felt Like for a 14-Year-Old in 1964

Suspended in the first 30 minutes of the first day of school.

Watch this brief yet powerful story by William Weaver as he recounts what desegregating schools felt like as a teenager in Tennessee. Always remember that education in the United States is a state issue, that education is not even mentioned in the federal Constitution, and that a closer look at state constitutional education clauses can be downright horrifying.

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