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R is for Ruby Bridges, first black child in a white school, #AtoZ Challenge

By Uncredited DOJ photographer [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Today’s blog is by the other fellow author of my book, Reaching for the Stars, Poems about Extraordinary Women and Girls,┬áthe wonderful and talented Michaela Morgan: . The poem My First Day at School, by Michaela Morgan, commemorates Ruby Bridges, who, at the age of six, …

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