Hispanic Heritage: Mendez, et al v. Westminster

Hispanic Heritage: Mendez, et al v. Westminster

Did you know that 8 years before Brown v. Board of Education, the Mendez family fought school segregation?

Learn about this historic case from Sandra Robbie writer/producer of the Emmy-winning documentary Mendez v. Westminster: For All the Children.

Also joining will be attorney, Christopher Arriola, author of Knocking on the Schoolhouse Door: Mendez v. Westminster, Equal Protection, Public Education, and Mexican Americans in the 1940’s.

Here is a timeline of the case and

Mendez vs. Westminster Timeline.

Check out the documentary on Youtube.