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Re: Brown vs Topeka / Political


From: Sharon Henneborn (heneborn_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue May 18 2004 - 10:05:01 PDT

Woody, Thanks for keeping us updated with the articles.
On Tuesday, May 18, 2004, at 11:55 AM, Woody Duncan wrote:

> Yesterday was a significant day for Kansas and the nations schools.
> Fifty years ago
> the landmark case of Brown vs. Board of Education was ruled on by this
> nations
> highest court. I drove to Topeka to witness some of the celebration
> and to show
> support for my candidate John Kerry. It seems ironic that after fifty
> years we are

> still working on the most important part of equality, that of enough
> money to have
> true quality in our schools. According to a judges ruling in Topeka
> (last week) all
> funding for Kansas schools will end on June 30th until the unequal and
> inadaquate
> funding of our states school system is fixed. I took some pics of the
> events in Topeka
> and posted them on my web site:
> Woody in KC