The Impact of African American History-Explain why every American should known this history and propose how knowing specific parts of this history could help mend race relations in the United States.

Assignment Question

Essay prompt: Explain why every American should known this history and propose how knowing specific parts of this history could help mend race relations in the United States. You will be expected to use specific facts, events and people from the class content, text book, lessons, lectures, discussions and videos to show how knowing this history can explain the trauma that has affected so many Americans.

1. These facts, events, and people must come from your required work this term and from research in the library or from the course bibliography. In your letter, demonstrate the breadth of knowledge you have gained from this work. If you wish, you can add to the letter some ways to heal our nation. What steps can we use to end racism and division among communities and cultures.

2. Useful materials First Read this latest article before answering week 8’s Final Discussion: From Juneteenth to the Tulsa massacre: What isn’t taught in classrooms has a profound impact Educators said the history of systemic racism in this country and the contributions of Black people have been erased. Check out the article on the latest news on efforts to erase Black history from schools :