Little League Baseball, Inc. calls them "the most significant amateur team in baseball history."' The Boston Globe calls their story "one of baseball's cruelest moments." ABC News says that their story is "[n]ot about man's inhumanity to man but man's inhumanity to children."
Douglas E. Abrams,
The Little League Champions Benched by Jim Crow in 1955: Resistance and Reform after Brown v. Board of Education, 38 Journal of Supreme Court History 51
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