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DBQ: Brown v. Board of Education and a New America

Question

The Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education paved the way for a new level of justice for all Americans.

Assess the validity of this statement with reference to political, economic, and social developments during the last three decades of the twentieth century.

Use the documents and your knowledge of the period, 1965 to the present, to construct your answer.

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