Dorothy Counts, center, tried to desegregate Harding High School on Sept. 4, 1957, but met hostility from white classmates and parents.
Dorothy Counts, center, tried to desegregate Harding High School on Sept. 4, 1957, but met hostility from white classmates and parents. Don Sturkey UNC library collection
Dorothy Counts, center, tried to desegregate Harding High School on Sept. 4, 1957, but met hostility from white classmates and parents. Don Sturkey UNC library collection

Anonymous gift honoring CMS desegregation pioneers fights today’s classroom bias

September 05, 2017 11:58 AM