Teaching the Civil Rights Movement

My students and I are thoroughly enjoying our study of the civil rights movement.  We are reading an excellent book by Harvard Sitkoff and my choice of additional primary and […]

Can You Identify This Image?

This will be my last full week of teaching before a few days of review and the final exam.  My survey classes are reading through parts of Harvard Sitkoff’s The […]

Acknowledging Martin L. King Through Others

Martin Luther King Day has become too fashionable.  At its worst it reinforces a skewed memory of the Civil Rights Movement as beginning with his organization of the Montgomery Bus […]