Good film on the use of federal troops to protect the civil rights of nine African-American children hoping to attend Little Rock Central High School in 1957. The troops were in place 62 years ago today.

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62 years later, the state of Arkansas — in statute, court and Little Rock school district control — is seeking to legitimize segregation again.

Lots more on history at the Facebook page for the National Parks Service’s Central High Historic Site.

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