The American Dream
Take notes on page 18
Write a paper (3-5 paragraphs) exploring this issue
Due Friday, 11/20
"It's all about color."
"Other schools don't expect nothin' from us."
"It's all America."
"Sup dawg, I'm about 5 minutes away."
"Do I think you're black?"
"This is a conversation that needs to happen."
"We are not asking for a handout
We are asking for a level playing field"
"This is the damage this school has done to this neighborhood."
"We need to teach kids how to think, not what to think."
"What's hard about being black?"
"After the election, with Obama winning, you know, racism ended."
"It's our month to shine/
everybody lend your ear again."