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The two guards assigned to check his cell overnight, Noel and Michael Thomas, fell asleep at their desk for about three hours and later falsified related records.
The brief also quoted a letter by lamenting that The United States is under constant attack in the foreign press, over the foreign radio, and in such international bodies as the United Nations because of various practices of discrimination in this country.
New York's African-American community, and Northern desegregation activists generally, now found themselves contending with the problem of , however.
On May 18, 1954, the school board declared that it would abide by the Brown ruling.