Tinker vs. Des Moines Schools
Learn about the landmark 1969 U.S. Supreme Court decision that defined students free speech rights.
Mary Beth and John Tinker react to the Supreme Court decision and the “Tinker Standard”.
Learn why John Tinker felt it was important to protest the Vietnam War.
Black Iowans Who Influenced the World
Learn about scientist, teacher, humanitarian, environmentalist and artist George Washington Carver.
Explore Freedom Summer, the 1964 voter registration drive to register Black voters in Mississippi.
Explore the life of Iowan, Alexander Clark from school desegregation to U.S. Ambassador to Liberia.