Topeka: Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site

Brown vs. Board of Education Site, Topeka, Kansas

It’s hard to overstate the importance of the Brown v. Board of Education decision, which may be the most consequential U.S. Supreme Court action in history. The unanimous ruling ended legal segregation in public schools, declaring that the “separate but equal” schools were inherently unequal. Evidence included segregated schools located in tarpaper shacks, without running […]