'Teach Us All' Documentary Looks at Racial Inequities in Schools

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A documentary made available on Netflix beginning this week examines racial inequality in schools 60 years after nine black students integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Ark.

The U.S., the film states, is one of the few countries in the world that "systematically and deliberately spends less money to educate poor children than affluent children."

Educational inequality is one of the most urgent civil rights issues of our time. The re-segregation of America's schools in the last few decades has gained significant traction, putting the lives of thousands youths of color in danger. Through case studies in Little Rock, New York City, and Los Angeles, this feature-length documentary film seeks to bring the critical lessons of history to bear on the current state of U.S. education and investigate: 60 years later, how far have we really come and where do we go from here?

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Segregation Documentary 'Teach Us All' Lands on Netflix on 60th Anniversary of Little Rock Nine Action: https://www.colorlines.com/articles/segregation-documentary-teach-us-all...