civil rights

Should Juneteenth be a national holiday?

Video

Juneteenth is in the national spotlight this year. Should it be a national holiday? Continue reading

Black trans perspectives and the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots

Video

Explore the history of the Stonewall Riots, a series of protests started by a black transgender woman named Marsha P. Johnson. Continue reading

What does it mean to “defund the police”?

Video

In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn about the current debate over defunding the police. Continue reading

States mobilize National Guard amid protests

Video

In this NewsHour lesson plan, discuss the ways city, state and national leaders have responded to civil unrest. Continue reading

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.