Episode description: Interviews and documentary segments commemorate the 50th anniversary of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision on school segregation and examine how well the promise of equal education for all is being met. Segments include an excerpt from a speech by President George W. Bush at the opening of the Topeka National Historic Site, a look at a walk-out staged by African-American students, an overview of current efforts to remedy inequities through the No Child Left Behind Act, and an interview with NAACP legal strategist Robert L. Carter. Produced by the U.S. Department of Education.
No Upcoming Airdates.
- KET3: Thursday, October 14, 2004 at 5:30 am EDT
First aired: Thursday, October 14, 2004 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)