Massive Resistance

Toward A Vision Of Racial Equity In Richmond Schools

A Rich Education

My involvement with public education represents a lifetime of experience.  I was seven when my mom ran for the Arlington school board. I attended the Arlington public schools. Then my dad enlisted as an attorney in the Norfolk 17 case to defeat Massive...

Not In My Schoolyard

Not In My Schoolyard

A recent "pairing" proposal to help integrate two Richmond city schools has run into a backlash that, in some eyes, harks back to the bad old days of Massive Resistance. The Richmond Public School System’s solution to improve diversity has frustrated some residents to...