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Daily News Lesson: Latino immigrants’ long history in U.S. baseball displayed in new bilingual exhibit

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Explore the long history of Latinos playing baseball and how they changed the sport in the U.S.  Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Hong Kong police arrest children’s book authors in free speech crackdown

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Following more arrests related to the Hong Kong protests, PBS NewsHour discusses a children’s book labeled as “seditious” Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Why so-called ‘critical race theory’ has become a flashpoint in some public schools

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Discuss the recent push to frame ‘critical race theory’ as dangerous in schools Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: New Netflix series fights erasure and honors the influence of Black cuisine in America

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Explore Netflix’s new series “High on the Hog” honoring the influence of Black cuisine in America Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Should national parks be given (back) to Native Americans?

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Hear a proposal to give U.S. national park lands to Native American tribes to manage, as part of reparations for a violent history of settling on their land Continue reading

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