Sunday, January 17, 2016

Ordeal in Levittown

The Library of America has a free subscription e-mail list that delivers a weekly story or article from its collection.  This week, the story was a piece of reportage about a black family moving into Levittown, Pennsylvania.  The short article is remarkable and tells the haunting story of the first black couple that moved into a Levittown.  It might pair well in with teaching Shelley v. Kraemer.

The full story is here:

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