Help students to examine recent events and statistics about the rise of antisemitism in Europe and to consider how we can respond to hate.
This episode examines the careers of Mayor Fiorello La Guardia and master builder Robert Moses, and the public works that transformed the city in the 1930s. It also explores Harlem during the Depression and the complex impact of the automobile.
Journalist, lecturer, and author Adam Hochschild discusses the role African and Asian troops from European colonies played in World War I.
Kathy Reynolds describes the project for which she won a Margot Stern Strom Award.
Jonathan Petropoulos discusses the choices four German artists made under Nazi rule.
This Teaching Idea contains suggestions for having conversations with your students in response to Memphis Magazine’s use of a racist caricature of mayoral candidate Tami Sawyer on its cover.
U.S. Representative John Lewis tells a story about his past to highlight citizens’ efforts to unite the United States.