6 year old Ruby Bridges was the first black child in the south to attend a white school after the forced integration following the landmark ruling of Brown Vs. The Board of Education. A willing participant in her mother's decision that she would go and endure what was to be sure a very tough road in the name of helping forge the path of the civil rights movement, Ruby faced death threats and intense bullying with courage and grace.
Dia Nacional Da Consciência Negra | De Zumbi dos Palmares, passando pela escravidão e pela Lei Áurea, os negros no Brasil conseguiram a igualdade dos direitos. Amanhã, dia 20, é Dia da Consciência Negra. Entenda um pouco mais. http://curiosocia.blogspot.com.br/2012/11/dia-nacional-da-consciencia-negra.html