Stories by Mary Beth Tinker

Mary Beth Tinker was one of the plaintiffs in a landmark students’ rights case called Tinker v. Des Moines Independent School District. Tinker is a registered nurse and education activist. She is traveling across the U.S. to promote youth activism with the Tinker Tour. subscribe to Mary Beth Tinker's feed

Posted on: Feb 25, 2014, Source: Zinn Education Project

A child of civil rights activists looks back on how her historic battle for students' rights came to be.