History Of The United States
Click the link and listen to the podcast below. When you have finished, answer the following reaction questions. 1619 Project episode 1: The Fight For a New Democracy (Links to an external site.) 1. What were some thoughts and feelings you had while listening to the podcast? 2. How did you feel after hearing the story of Isaac Woodard? 3. How did you feel hearing the voice of a man whose grandfather BELONGED to Thomas Jefferson? 4. Why do you think, even after everything her father endured, he was so proud to be an American? 5. How has activism by black Americans throughout U.S. history led to policies that benefit all people living in the U.S.? 6. Ms. Hannah-Jones says “It is black people who have been the perfectors of this democracy.” Do you agree or disagree – why or why not?