Separate Is Never Equal
Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for DesegregationStreaming Video - 2014
Almost 10 years before Brown vs. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez and her parents helped end school segregation in California. An American citizen of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage who spoke and wrote perfect English, Mendez was denied enrollment to a Whites only school. Her parents took action by organizing the Hispanic community and filing a lawsuit in federal district court. Their success eventually brought an end to the era of segregated education in California. This titlehas Read-Along subtitles.
Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2014.
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 16 min.)) :,sd., col. digital, rda video file, rda
Alternative Title: Sylvia Mendez and her family's fight for desegregation