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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

How Generation Z is changing the world

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In this lesson plan, discuss ways Generation Z is taking new approaches to activism and demands for reform. Continue reading

Teaching in the age of coronavirus — Week 11: No Justice, No Peace

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Photo credit: Maximillian Re-Sugiura   By Sari Beth Rosenberg Week 11 of remote learning started off as protests continued to explode around the country, including…read more

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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