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Amid calls for Northam’s resignation, a look at blackface’s long racist history in America

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Use this NewsHour lesson to learn about the racist history of blackface and discuss whether or not Gov. Ralph Northam should resign. Continue reading

Smithsonian Museum Undergoes Big Changes

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The Smithsonian National Museum of History reopened in November after a two-year, $85 million renovation. This report looks at how the Smithsonian Institution, which houses…read more

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