Tomi Tiszamarti

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Meet Ruby Bridges - the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school, having to be escorted to class by her mother and U.S. marshals due to violent mobs. Bridges’ bravery paved the way for continued Civil Rights action. Little did this little girl realise then that she was changing history ! This brave action serves as an inspiration for all to fight against inequality & injustice

Ruby Nell Bridges Hall is known as the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. She attended William Frantz Elementary School at 3811 North Galvez Street, New Orleans, LA 70117

Sarah “Sally” Hemmings was a mixed race slave owned by Thomas Jefferson. Several of Jefferson’s household slaves were the grown children of his father-in-law John Wayles and the enslaved woman Betty Hemings, who were brought to the marriage by Jefferson’s wife. In turn, the widower Jefferson had a long relationship with Wayle’s and Betty’s daughter Sally Hemings. She was much younger than Jefferson, an enslaved woman who was mostly of white ancestry and half-sister to his late wife.

Thandie Newton playing Sarah "Sally" Hemings (circa a mixed race slave owned by the third President of the United States, Thomas Jefferson. "As in President Thomas Jefferson‘s household, the presence of l.