BLACK HISTORY SPOTLIGHT : RUBY BRIDGES!

BY:LEON KWASI KUNTUO-ASARE On September 8, 1954, Ruby Nell Bridges was born in Tylertown, Mississippi, to parents Lucille and Abon Bridges. At the age of four, her family would move to New Orleans, Louisiana. When Ruby was six, her parents accepted a request by the N.A.A.C.P to allow Ruby to participate in a program to integrate New Orleans schools. On … Continue reading BLACK HISTORY SPOTLIGHT : RUBY BRIDGES!