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Lesson Plan Clip 5 | The Neutral Ground

Clip: Season 34 Episode 1 | 3m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

CJ reflects on ways that history can sometimes leave out the parts of the slave narrative that are empowering. He participates in a slavery rebellion reenactment. Dread Scott, the artist and organizer of the reenactment explains that it is a demonstration that shows that “black people had the most radical ideas of freedom at the time.” CJ expresses the impact that participating in the reenactment

Aired: 07/05/21

Rating: NR

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