56 years ago today, Gov. Orval Faubus of Arkansas, called troops in to prevent the Little Rock Nine from entering Central High School. At the time, the bravery of the Little Rock Nine sparked a huge social change movement, and all eyes were on Arkansas and the United States government. For a snippet of this history, check out the video below. What can we learn from the Little Rock Nine?
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