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Florida Parent Says Movie About Ruby Bridges Is Inappropriate

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BROOKLYN, NY – NOVEMBER 13: Ruby Bridges speaks onstage at Glamour’s 2017 Women of The Year Awards at Kings Theatre on November 13, 2017 in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Glamour)


A school here in Florida has temporarily barred students from viewing a historic black history film about civil rights pioneer Ruby Bridges.
The Tampa Bay Times says each child was required to sign a permission slip to view the film, but a parent filed a complaint after watching the first 50 minutes of the film alleging the movie  teaches students about racial slurs and how “white people hate black people.”

The film “Ruby Bridges” is a drama about 6-year-old Ruby Bridges integrating a New Orleans elementary school in 1960,


When will people learn you can’t erase, or rewrite history?