Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
Penick vs. The Columbus Board of Education
Jerry Revish moderates a discussion about the case that led to the desegregation of Columbus schools.
Panelists: Robert Duncan, the former United States district court judge who presided over the case; Sam Porter, the attorney who represented the Columbus Board of Education; Clarence Lumpkin, a civil rights leader who has been a prominent community activist in the Linden area for nearly fifty years; Gene Harris, the superintendent of the Columbus City Schools; and Sharon Davies, attorney, author, and professor at The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University.
The program was part of the 2010 Rosa Parks Day celebration in Ohio.