Ruby Bridges

Cartoonist Glenn McCoy who caught heat Tuesday for depicting U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos as Ruby Bridges -- the African-American girl in Norman Rockwell's southern school desegregation painting "The Problem We All Live With" -- explained his controversial decision Wednesday.

Now 60 years old, American activist Ruby Bridges still remembers when she was just age 6, and the NAACP requested for her parents to allow her to participate in the integration of the New Orleans School system.  She was one of six Black children chosen in New Orleans for the task and Ruby’s father was hesitant for […]