Fifteen-year-old Elizabeth Eckford endures with dignity the jeers of a white mob during the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School.
I always reblog this photo. The look on Eckford’s face is priceless.
And the look of venom on that White mom’s face… I think that’s a rarely captured face.
its amazing how society tells us to just forget the violence and hatred our ancestors went through
Albert Einstein, when he arrived in America, was shocked at how African Americans were treated. “There is separation of colored people from white people in the United States,” he said. “That separation is not a disease of colored people. It is a disease of white people. And, I do not intend to be quiet about it.” And, he wasn’t.