Black People : Black Students Create their Own Board of Education

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    Baltimore Algebra Project students continued their struggle for educational liberation by creating the Maryland FREEDOM Board of Education on Saturday, Oct. 14.

    The students argue that Art. 6 of the Maryland Constitution's Declaration of Rights requires them to "reform the government": "Whenever the ends of Government are perverted, and public liberty manifestly endangered, and all other means of redress are ineffectual, the People may, and of right ought, to reform the old, or establish a new Government; the doctrine of non-resistance against arbitrary power and oppression is absurd, slavish and destructive of the good and happiness of mankind."

    Excellent coverage in print media can be seen below.

    Baltimore Sun

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    Well I'll be Blessed!! Somebody does remember their Civics lessons!!

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    once again


    our youth run the show. in every situation our youth is allways the fearless and the strongest. there strengh gives me hope!!!
     
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