Governor Deval Patrick, his wife, Diane, and Howard Dean, chairman of the Democratic National Committee, joined in a physical training demonstration led by City Year Boston Young Heroes during a Martin Luther King Day celebration at the James P. Timilty School in Roxbury.

Unity on Martin Luther King Day

Patrick fears a setback from court on rights

By April Simpson
Globe Staff / January 16, 2007

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Governor Deval Patrick criticized the US Supreme Court yesterday for considering stepping back from its 1954 decision banning segregation in public schools, a ruling that became a pillar for the civil rights movement. (Full article: 926 words)

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