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Opinion: Those who ban books fight for ignorance


Last updated 10/2/2021 at 4:54pm

Here’s what happened when Ruby Bridges went to school in 1960.

Four federal marshals escorted her. She walked through a mob of outraged white people. They called her names. They threatened to poison her. And to lynch her. They held up a small ca...

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