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Minneapolis finds students want segregation.


After spending tens of millions on forced integration projects for Minneapolis schools, the city finds itself back to square one. Black students seek out majority black schools and white students seek out majority white schools.

Minneapolis Star Tribune…

One former state desegregation official said he’s not surprised by such results. “That seems to be a pattern that’s happened all over the country,” said Will Antell. “When you try to set up integrated programs, the black kids come back into more of a segregated school, and the white kids leave it. They’re coming back to join their cohorts…. It’s really not based on educational opportunities; it’s on being with young people like themselves.”

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