The Supreme Court is believed to have preferred rearguments in the case because of its preference for presentation of briefs. However, the case meant so much more than just the desires of black children to co-exist and learn with their white peers.
The Board of Education Education has long been regarded as a valuable asset for all of America's youth. Although the Fourteenth Amendment, when adopted ingave certain rights to blacks, including citizenship, equal protection of law and other freedoms, African-Americans were considered inferior by whites in this country Therefore, we hold that the plaintiffs and others similarly situated for whom the actions have been brought are, by reason of the segregation complained of, deprived of the equal protection of the laws guaranteed by the Fourteenth Amendment Cozzens, Speer, appearing as an expert witness for the complaining parents, said: …if the colored children are denied the experience in school of associating with white children, who represent 90 percent of our national society in which these colored children must live, then the colored child's curriculum is being greatly curtailed.
The famous Brown family was going to give a talk about the famous case that carried their name and forever put them in history. For starters, it spurred and incited the struggle for human rights in the country.
Board of Education of Topeka - marked a proud year for African Americans with the passage of the Fourteenth Amendment to Constitution.