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Ole Miss Riots And Segregation

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Have you ever wondered if colleges have or had riots before? Or even been segregated for a very long time? Well you came to the right place to find out. They had many reasons for the Ole Miss riots and segregations but I am going to cover 3. They mainly had this riot because of segregation, the enrollment of U.S. Military veteran James Meredith, and the shoot-out they had on campus. First, the University of Mississippi is a very segregated school. It was full of whites that attended that school during the 1960’s. You didn’t even see a black person there. They did not like blacks at all. Ole Miss was the only segregated school in the U.S. Later on that year, they got desegregated because of a black man stood up for a change. In September of
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