Why History Matters: The Creation of the Black White Binary in the U.S.Name: Why History Matters: The Creation of the Black White Binary in the U.S.Date: April 18, 2019Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDTEvent Description:
Why does race matter? Why is there such tension, division and disparities among racial groups in the United States of America, especially among white and black Americans? How and why did blackness and slavery become synonymous? How and why did a nation founded upon liberty and freedom perpetuate human bondage? What are the legacies of race-based slavery in America?
These are a few of the questions explored in this presentation.