Little Rock Nine

End of segregation in schools

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> this is central high school where segregation ended at schools in 1957 <

Who?

9 "black" students against 400 "whites"

Why?

So that all the schools would not be segregated, all school rights would be equal for all races.

What?

9 black students enrolled into Central High School. On September 4th the students were surrounded by 400 racist white people.

What led to this event occurring?

Brown VS Board of Education decision.

What was the effect of this Protest/ how did it change life for blacks

Eventually schools became de-segregated and right after this event ,african americans went to school under armed supervision.

how did this event contribute to the civil war rights movement as a whole?

The little rock nine challenged segregation, they drew attention to this crisis that was centers at central high school.