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What does it mean to “defund the police”?

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

Help students understand the relationship between the police and the military

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn about the history of the militarization of police departments across the country. Continue reading

Minneapolis residents explain experiences with overt and systemic racism

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In this NewsHour lesson, learn about the history of race relations in Minnesota and how it echoes throughout the country. Continue reading

Death of George Floyd sets off massive protests

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, discuss the protests surrounding the killing of Minneapolis resident George Floyd. Continue reading

Ahmaud Arbery’s family speaks of their son’s murder

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, learn about the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed African American in Georgia over two months ago, and steps law enforcement are now taking. Continue reading

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