Editor’s Note: This is the third and final article in a series of occasional pieces on the political impact of the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2018 Janus ruling, which affirmed the rights of government employees who had been forced to pay fees to unions that subsidized political candidates and causes contrary to their principles. The preceding articles can be found here and here.
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n its 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision, the United States Supreme Court overruled the “separate but equal” precedent established six decades prior in Plessy v. Ferguson. In doing so, it outlawed and ended segregated education in America.