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

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

Educator Voice: The urgent need for trans rights education

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Ei Meeker (he/him/his) is an English and health education teacher in Brooklyn, N.Y. Credit: NPR   As more and more anti-LGBTQ+ legislation crops up around…read more

How felony convictions affect voting rights

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In this PBS NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, learn how people in Florida with felony records are fighting to regain their voting rights and Reverend William Barber’s plan to fight voter suppression. Continue reading

How COVID disproportionately affects people of color

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In this PBS NewsHour EXTRA current events lesson, learn how COVID-19 disproportionately affects communities of color and what is being done to address the problem. Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Social justice and the coronavirus

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson plan, learn how the coronavirus relates to issues of social justice. Continue reading

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