The 74 is out with a photo essay about the Rosenwald Schools — 5,000 schoolhouses that served black communities across the South — and The Education Trust is out with a new report on race-conscious policies and racism in higher education.
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PHOTO HISTORY | The Incredible True Story of How Booker T. Washington & the President of Sears Built 5,000 Schools for Generations of Southern Black Students
A selection of photographs documenting the history of the Rosenwald Rural Schools.... Read the rest