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Senior editor at the Washington Post Steve Luxenberg examines the social upheaval that gave rise to Plessy v. Ferguson — the legal case that codified segregation by upheld the racist notion of “separate but equal” — as well as its fallout through a discussion about his book, “Separate: The Story of Plessy v. Ferguson, and America’s Journey from Slavery to Segregation.”

Where:
Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St. at Clinton Street
Contact: Tel: (718) 222–4111
When: Tuesday, Feb. 19, 6:30 pm
Recommended age groups: Adults
How much: $5 (free for members)
Buy tickets online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/book-talk-separate-the-story-of-plessy-v-ferguson-and-americas-journey-from-slavery-to-segregation-tickets-52838450227?ct=t%28January+Programs+Week+2+%2801092018%29_COPY_01%29&goal=0_556fa60cc0-6565fa56
Updated Feb. 13, 2019

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