Ruby Bridges http://wwno.org en Tavis Smiley; Dr. Cornel West; Ruby Bridges; Jessica Lang Dance; John McCusker http://wwno.org/post/tavis-smiley-dr-cornel-west-ruby-bridges-jessica-lang-dance-john-mccusker <p><font color="#333333" style="line-height: 1.5;"><font size="2">This week on<font face="arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><i>&nbsp;</i></font></font></font><a href="https://cas.uno.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=f8649c38abb842aabaae62959ff60d64&amp;URL=http%3a%2f%2fr20.rs6.net%2ftn.jsp%3fe%3d001o9tiO0vKEJqNiC-MEZkxCpLOhekLK_z2ko-ApNL815oO0OFDwSHXe6xHq-I9Bk2HoMhu1ThBowfZ2UZSUXavqW5rZcWLgBRnBPW2y-5iTSyJNhBKuBb05h7oLkD44iCc" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"><font color="#004090" face="arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" size="2"><b><i><u>Inside the Arts</u></i></b></font></a><font size="2"><font color="#33333 Tue, 15 Jan 2013 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 27061 at http://wwno.org Ruby Bridges: Civil Rights Pioneer http://wwno.org/post/ruby-bridges-civil-rights-pioneer <p>As most people know, the 1960s were a very tumultuous time in America. Standing in the spotlight of the Civil Rights Movement was a 6-year-old girl who integrated the New Orleans school system and helped dissolve segregation across the South.</p><p><a href="http://rubybridges.com/">Ruby Bridges</a> shares her story with Sharon Litwin on this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 22111 at http://wwno.org Ruby Bridges Presents the N.O. Children's Book Festival http://wwno.org/post/ruby-bridges-presents-no-childrens-book-festival <p>The <a href="http://nolabookfest.org/">New Orleans Children's Book Festival </a>demonstrates how children from different backgrounds can get to know each other through the love of books. The free festival, now in its third year, is put on by <a href="http://www.rubybridges.com/">Ruby Bridges</a>, who joins Sharon Litwin on this week's Notes from New Orleans. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 21809 at http://wwno.org