This week is the 60th anniversary of the initial refusal to allow nine African-American students to attend Little Rock Central High School, followed a few days later by federal troops escorting them inside the school.

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CBS News has a slideshow.

Little Rock Nine: Activities is from Teaching Tolerance.

“Massive Resistance” and the Little Rock Nine is from the Khan Academy.



New Battle Over School Segregation Roils Little Rock is from US News.