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Guest column/Brown v. Board of education remains landmark decision

February 10, 2013
By DELORES WIGGINS , The Herald-Star

One of the most degrading points of slavery, which ran between 1619 and 1863, in addition to dividing families, whippings, beatings and killings, was the fact that African-Americans were forbidden to learn how to read and write, as well as to worship our Lord in a building.

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