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Earnest Green — First Black to Graduate From Little Rock’s Central High — Spurred by Emmett Till

Aware that he was living in a period of change in the United States, Earnest Green was ready to become part of it. He had heard about the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama, about the brutal murder of a young black named Emmett Till, and about black athlete Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier in […]