In 1847, Sara Roberts was told she could not attend the Otis School – it was for white children only.Her family fought for change. Roberts vs City of Boston was the first case challenging segregated schools in America. It was the first time an African American lawyer argued in a supreme court. It was the first steps leading to equality under the law in the US.
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Published: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books - January 5th, 2016