Civil rights era relived by area's living history books

PERKINS TWP. In the way of candid questions and straight answers about race, it doesn't get an
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

PERKINS TWP.

In the way of candid questions and straight answers about race, it doesn’t get any truer than this:

Q: Are you racist?

A: No.

Q: Do you believe in interracial marriage?

A: To each his own. Everybody’s all right by me.

That’s just a snippet of an earnest exchange on Tuesday between 16 seniors in Perkins High School teacher Joe Bores’ sociology class and four black men who lived during the civil rights movements of the ‘50s and ‘60s.