African Americans

African Americans

Racial discrimination has changed in form over the last 200 years. Review the news report below about the everyday experiences of two very similar men. Compare and contrast these experiences with the slavery and De Jure segregation. These situations took place in 1996, which makes it almost 20 years ago. Do you feel that similar events would take place now? Depending on your own racial background you may have personal experience with these types of situations, but since they don’t have the visibility of more overt discrimination can you articulate why many people could make the argument that we live in a post-racial society? In order to answer the questions above you would need to watch the videos I listed below