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Northridge High School sophomore Rebecca Griesbach sits in her English classroom reading “Warriors Don’t Cry” by Melba Pattillo Beals. Students in the class were studying civil rights and the story of the Little Rock Nine. In some classes at Northridge, the book has provoked strong feelings between blacks and whites. Photo by Rebecca Griesbach […]

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Northridge High School sophomore Rebecca Griesbach sits in her Pre-Advanced Placement English classroom reading “Warriors Don’t Cry” by Melba Pattillo Beals. Students in the class were studying civil rights and the story of the Little Rock Nine. In some classes at Northridge, the book has provoked strong feelings between blacks and whites. Photo by Rebecca Griesbach