The 14th Amendment and School Busing: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-seventh Congress, First Session, on the 14th Amendment and School Busing, May 14 and June 3, 1981
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academic achievement action amendment Armor attend authorities basis believe better black students busing Castle County cent Civil Rights conclusions Congress constitutional continue County decision desegregation plan discrimination effects enrollment equal evidence example existing experience fact families federal findings forced gains grade hearings housing important improve increase integration involved issue judge Justice legislation limited Louis magnet major mandatory means METCO metropolitan minority neighborhood opportunity ORFIELD parents percent positive problem Professor programs public schools question race racial reason recent record remedy require school board school desegregation school districts school system scores segregation Senator BIDEN significant social statement Supreme Court things tion United violations voluntary white flight white students
220 페이지 - At the same time the candid citizen must confess that if the policy of the Government upon vital questions affecting the whole people is to be irrevocably fixed by decisions of the Supreme Court the instant they are made, in ordinary litigation between parties in personal actions, the people will have ceased to be their own rulers, having to that extent practically resigned their government into the hands of that eminent tribunal.
382 페이지 - If in the opinion of the people the distribution or modification of the constitutional powers be in any particular wrong, let it be corrected by an amendment in the way which the Constitution designates. But let there be no change by usurpation, for though this in one instance may be the instrument of good, it is the customary weapon by which free governments are destroyed.
398 페이지 - The Constitution of the United States is a law for rulers and people, equally in war and in peace, and covers with the shield of its protection all classes of men at all times and under all circumstances. No doctrine involving more pernicious consequences was ever invented by the wit of man than that any of its provisions can be suspended during any of the great exigencies of government.
139 페이지 - Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Act of August 12, 1970: Section 3685, Title 39, United States Code).
567 페이지 - Sir, that the Constitution, and the laws of the United States made in pursuance thereof, shall be the supreme law of the land, any thing in the constitution or laws of any state to the contrary notwithstanding.
524 페이지 - School boards such as the respondent then operating state-compelled dual systems were nevertheless clearly charged with the affirmative duty to take whatever steps might be necessary to convert to a unitary system in which racial discrimination would be eliminated root and branch.
399 페이지 - I can't believe THAT!' said Alice. 'Can't you?' the Queen said in a pitying tone. 'Try again: draw a long breath, and shut your eyes.' Alice laughed. 'There's no use trying,' she said: 'one CAN'T believe impossible things.' 'I daresay you haven't had much practice,
555 페이지 - ... this is not an exercise of the acknowledged power of Congress to make exceptions and prescribe regulations to the appellate power. The court is required to ascertain the existence of certain facts and thereupon to declare that its jurisdiction on appeal has ceased, by dismissing the bill.
386 페이지 - Nothing in the Constitution or in the decision of the Supreme Court takes away from the people freedom to choose the schools they attend. The Constitution, in other words, does not require integration. It merely forbids discrimination.