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Connections: How to teach accurate and culturally sensitive lessons about slavery

A fourth-grade lesson about slavery has led to backlash. A worksheet given to students in a Pittsford classroom taught that slaves voluntarily agreed to...
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Fri, 04/23/2021 - 11:20am
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Connections: Author Bruce Levine on the legacy of Thaddeus Stevens

When it comes to racial justice in the United States, historian Bruce Levine argues that there is one historical figure that is often left out of the...
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Tue, 03/02/2021 - 3:59am
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Police investigate damage to a Frederick Douglass statue in Maplewood Park

Rochester Police are investigating damage done to a statue of Frederick Douglass in Maplewood Park. It happened over the weekend, and police say that...
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Mon, 07/06/2020 - 9:23am
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