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Lesson Plan: Compare state voting laws today with laws of the Jim Crow era

Lesson Plan

Compare the new wave of voting restrictions bills to the legacy of Jim Crow Continue reading

Explainer: The role of unions and why Amazon workers lost the vote to unionize

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The National Labor Relations Board finished counting ballots last week and found Amazon union organizers in Alabama did not have nearly enough votes. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Labor Day and Unions Today

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn about the role unions played in workers’ rights and why we have Labor Day. Continue reading

Who is taking your money when you order takeout?

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In this lesson plan, uncover the hidden economy behind our quarantine takeout orders. Continue reading

Kahoot activity: How COVID has affected U.S. economy

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A man stands in front of a Modell’s store that is closed, as retail sales suffer record drop during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease…read more

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