From The AP Wire:
Should this fight be just local economicsThe Kansas State Historical Society said Thursday it won't allow city officials to demolish the former all-white school that was at the center of the Brown v. Board of Education case.
The Topeka City Council had given preliminary approval this week to begin the destruction, but the historical society contends that a 2002 agreement requires the city to preserve the structure until 2012.
The covenant, signed by then-Topeka Mayor Butch Felker in 2002, can be amended or released only by mutual written agreement.
or become national because of the Brown v. Board of Education case ?