Friday, August 27, 2010

Want to be class president? Not if you're black, in one Miss. school


If you’re black and a student at one public middle school in Mississippi, you can’t run for president – only whites need apply.


Nettleton Middle School in Nettleton, Miss., has segregated its elected class positions by race, according to a memo sent home with children at the school last week that was obtained by NBC News.

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