Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh
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Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation

Author: Duncan Tonatiuh

Narrator: Adriana Sananes

Unabridged: 22 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Dreamscape Media

Published: 05/27/2014

Genre: Children & Young Adults Nonfiction - Biography & Autobiography - Historical

Synopsis

Almost 10 years before Brown vs. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez and her parents helped end school segregation in California. An American citizen of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage who spoke and wrote perfect English, Mendez was denied enrollment to a Whites only school. Her parents took action by organizing the Hispanic community and filing a lawsuit in federal district court. Their success eventually brought an end to the era of segregated education in California.

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