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November 19 - Chicago’s History of Racial Violence

Poet and professor Dr. Eve L. Ewing explores Chicago's Red Summer, a week-long episode of racial violence in 1919 that claimed the lives of thirty-eight people.

On Demand - Whose Vote Counts?

Dr. Jelani Cobb, June Cross, and Tom Jennings, the team behind the FRONTLINE PBS film Whose Vote Counts, discuss access to voting. Recorded October 29, 2020.

On Demand - After the Election: What's Next?

Nicholas Kristof, Martha Minow, and Randall Kennedy examine what's next for US democracy, the role of teachers and education, and the future of youth civic participation.  Recorded on November 12.

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Facing History has long championed the idea (and definition) of the Upstander. We know that the heroes we need today don't need superpowers, they need to speak up in the face of injustice. Use this video to introduce us to your friends, family, and neighbors and see if they agree with our definition.

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