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The Supreme Court case, Plessy vs. Ferguson, stated that being separate but equal was okay. Later that case was overturned in 1954 with the Supreme Court case, Brown vs. Board of Education. This case was important because it brought segregation into the US, which left a negative impact in the American society.

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The Man That Killed Jim Crow: 9 Charles Hamilton Houston Facts For You

Charles Hamilton Houston - prominent lawyer and was the dean of Howard University Law School. Original and main strategist of equality in education. Trained Thurgood Marshall and other to lead what is now known as the Brown vs Board of Education of Topeka, KS. See the film "The Man Who Killed Jim Crow" to learn about Houston's life.

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Women are people- and this goes for men who insist they'll only treat a woman with respect if she is 'ladylike'. Who knows how they define it, but you somehow have to live up to that first before they'll treat you kindly.

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Listen y'all, I can give you one. Reproduction. PS please don't think I don't like gays, because I do. I actually have some gay friends and their great! But there are reasons gay marriage doesn't work, and there are reasons straight marriage doesn't work. We just need to see eye to eye.

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But everyone thinks religion, politics (pretty much another religion) and wealth are needed. Lol. Getting rid of all of these things means accepting personal accountability and responsibility and nobody wants to put in that kind of effort for themselves or the rest of humanity.

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"I disagree with the term "gay rights". Why would there be gay rights ? Just call it human rights, anyone should have the same rights ! THIS is equality. "

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Atheist World on

"You don't believe in god? Fine! But why don't you leave religion in peace? Why do you care??" Well... pic.twitter.com/p1PuS9AGbH

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Don't engage.. That was this morning, with insults about her eating habits, telling her she "ate a cow" and then arguing over his request to have her an extra night and suggesting she (a 4 year old) should decide! I REFUSED TO ARGUE IN FRONT OF OUR CHILD. BUT THE ABUSIVE NATURE OF HIS BEHAVIOUR IS VILE.

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