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Daily News Lesson: Asian American community battles surge in hate crimes stirred from COVID-19

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Discuss the latest attacks on Asian Americans and ways communities can come together to prevent violence. Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Asian Americans face a wave of discrimination during the pandemic

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Discuss the wave of anti-Asian violence in the U.S. and how best to address it. Continue reading

Q&A with author Kenneth C. Davis on slavery, America’s “great contradiction”

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Book cover of “In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives” by Kenneth C. Davis   Editor’s…read more

Should some sports franchises change their names?

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After years of activist pressure, some sports franchises are formally considering name changes. Why do these name changes matter? Continue reading

Teens talk about encounters with injustice and police violence

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn about two teenagers’ experiences with racial injustice and the fight for change in their own lives.  Continue reading

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