DELMONT SAYS THERE'S A GENERATIONAL SHIFT IN THE DEBATE OVER BUSING

Matt Delmont, author of Why Busing Failed: Race, Media, and the National Resistance to School Desegregation (University of Califronia Press, 2016), writes in The Atlantic (July 1, 2019) that during the second Democratic presidential debate, Senator Kamala Harris of California challenged former Vice President Joe Biden (read entire article here).

Kamala Harris took part in a bold experiment as a child—and the experiences of her generation may transform the debate over desegregation.