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Read excerpts from a plan created by indigenous youth activists to address the legacy of colonialism and residential schools in their communities.
Albert Canadien recounts his first day at an Indian Residential School and the assimilation he experienced.
Consider what interactions between the first Spanish explorers and Indigenous Peoples demonstrate about encountering the unfamiliar.
Jouranlist Sonari Glinton connects Elie Wiesel’s teachings on bearing witness to his own experiences as a black man in the United States.
Read about the experiences of a Jewish partisan fighting against the Germans in Poland during World War II.
Examine the differing ideas about Indigenous Peoples conveyed in a painting by George Catlin and an excerpt from Charles Dickens.
Learn about the restricted rights and membership of Jews in newly unified Germany, and antisemitism's pervasiveness across Europe during this period.
Consider how the return of peace and prosperity in Germany in 1924 affected the popularity of extremist groups like the Nazis.
Learn about the origin and meaning of the term genocide as defined in the UN Genocide Convention.
Learn about the history and consequences of denial of the Armenian Genocide.
Consider how the Armenian Genocide was made possible by the staggering brutality of World War I.
Washington Post journalist Jonathan Capehart documents how difficult it is, for journalists and consumers of news, to face a narrative that contradicts what we believe.