The panel event also commemorated Charles Hamilton Houston’s 112th Birthday.
Professor Charles Ogletree, the Houston Institute’s executive director, and Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr.
The Supreme Court found the race conscious plans of Seattle and Louisville unconstitutional because they were not narrowly tailored to take race into account to the minimum extent necessary.
In both of these school districts, race was used as a tiebreaker in determining which school a student will attend in order to achieve a diverse student population.
Since 2000 the figure has risen from 63% back to 77% (57% to 69% in the south).