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Schools out of balance?

Last week a federal judge ruled that a school board policy in Walthall County, Miss., has had the effect of creating "racially identifiable" schools in violation of a 1970 federal desegration order.


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Some schools drifting back into segregation
Article | TYLERTOWN, MISS. -- During her elementary school years in this rural Mississippi town, Addreal Harness, a competitive teenager with plans to be a doctor, said her classes had about the same numbers of white and black students. It was a fact she took little note of until the white kids began leaving.

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