'It’s time to end busing in Boston'
None other than Ted Landsmark says so
-- yes, the Ted Landsmark in Stanley Forman's famous Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Herald American photo.
... Anyone who knew Boston back in the '70s, or has read the classic Common Ground
, knows there was school segregation in this city -- school segregation that needed, by legal force if necessary, desegregation. But the way busing was implemented was tragically flawed -- and it's still tragically flawed considering the city's vast demographic changes since those awful days. ...