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Analyze the lyrics of two 1960s era songs about respect, by Otis Redding and The Staple Singers.
Explore the lyrics of this song by the The Staple Singers and its message about obstacles to racial justice.
British-Somali poet Warsan Shire gives voice to the experiences of refugees in this poem about "home."
Poet Warsan Shire tells the story of a young Somali-born refugee in this poem from the film Brave Girl Rising.
Read about the meeting of student activists from committed to ending gun violence from Parkland and Chicago.
Learn about the crucial historical moment in the civil rights struggle when the song "Soul Man" came into popularity.
Get the lyrics of Isaac Hayes and David Porter's song popularized during the civil rights movement "Soul Man."
A New York Times article addresses the role that social media played in rapidly bringing the events in Ferguson to national attention.
Learn about the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893 and consider the racist themes that were on display.
French writer Amin Maalouf describes the connection between violence and issues of identity and belonging.
Survivors of the ghetto-camp Terezin share stories about their underground publication Vedem and other acts of spiritual resistance.
A high school student describes how his neighborhood in Los Angeles helps him feel connected to the traditions of his family’s “old world” heritage in Mexico.