StoryCorps: Fighting to Stay in School

This text is a conversation between Sylvia Mendez and her sister‚ Sandra Mendez Duran‚ recorded for StoryCorps‚ a nonprofit oral history organization seeking to collect and preserve the diverse stories of people throughout the United States.
Sylvia Mendez and Sandra Mendez Duran
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Welcome to Learning for Justice—Formerly Teaching Tolerance!

Our work has evolved in the last 30 years, from reducing prejudice to tackling systemic injustice. So we’ve chosen a new name that better reflects that evolution: Learning for Justice.

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