The Modjeska Monteith Simkins Room 2 Hrs

Cafe Room - 2 Hours

  • 2 hours
  • 300 US dollars

Service Description

Cafe style seating, private bathroom. Seats 12-14. This room can be rented alongside the adjoining Rollin Sisters Room for added space. Members use your coupon code for half price. On May 17, 1954, the US Supreme Court’s ruling in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka struck down racial segregation in schools, effectively overturning the “separate but equal doctrine” codified in Plessy v. Ferguson nearly 60 years before. For Modjeska Monteith Simkins, who co-authored the petition that became Briggs v. Elliott, one of the five cases that comprised the Brown decision, the Supreme Court’s ruling was far from either the beginning or the end of a lifetime spent fighting for human rights. Over the course of her 92 years, she displayed a courage and perseverance that many argue was unmatched.

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