A segregated prom refers to the practice of United States high schools, generally located in the Deep Southof holding racially segregated proms for white and black students. The practice spread after these schools were integrated, and persists in a few rural places to the present day. The separate proms have been the subject of frequent often negative press coverage, and several films.
It was the late s, so, not surprisingly, race was the powder keg amid every encounter between whites and blacks in the tiny town--which, of course, boasted a chapter of the Ku Klux Klan. Once, Reggie befriended an African-American boy from across town, often inviting him to his all-white neighborhood. Yet Reggie's mother wasn't upset--just concerned, that he might get beaten up by the white kids on his street for having a black friend.
Don't wait for miracle, just for me. He was finishing his master's in nursing. Downtown Southside is a melting Pot where all of my family met each other oh and in Homewood.
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I grew up as a white girl in one of the most racially diverse school systems in the Birmingham area with parents who listened to NPR, read Martin Luther King Jr. Despite being fixtures of a not-so-distant local past, they tend to float in a realm of almost historical fantasy, tainted with an air of thinking so backwards it borders on silliness. For a while, rationale and personal experience told me that things like interracial marriage bans could not exist in my generation.
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