two completely unrelated stories about state of race relations in US

  1. In Jena, Louisiana, nooses were found hanging from “whites only”shading tree. Racial tension escalates. In a later broil, six black teens are arrested in alleged beating of white student. One is recently convicted by all-white jury of aggravated second-degree battery.
  2. NY Times: Supreme Court limits use of race in desegregating public schools.

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