Commentary: Kids deserve to know the truth about America's racist past. Even if it's painful

By Robin Abcarian, Guest Columnist
Posted 4/5/23

Last month, school officials in St. Petersburg, Florida, told teachers to stop showing students a Disney movie about Ruby Bridges, the 6-year-old Black girl who integrated an all-white New Orleans …

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