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Teaching The fury in US cities is rooted in a long history of racist policing, violence, and inequality

The fury in US cities is rooted in a long history of racist policing, violence, and inequality

The recent killing of George Floyd and the related protests reflect a pattern repeated throughout the 20th century where an instance of police violence triggered a broader movement for change.

Clare Corbould, Associate Professor, Deakin University
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What historical issues do the current protests call attention to?
STANDARDS:
RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.7 - Diverse Media

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3
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