This course will employ a multi-disciplinary lens through which racial justice in the United States might be explored. Students will explore a historicity of assumptions and misconceptions of American racial thought. Additionally students will examine the erasure and silence of America's racialized past as well as systemic inequality and racism within schools, policing, housing, income, employment, voting, health care, and social prosperity. Students will leave the course with a greater understanding of the history of racial thought and action in the United States as well as the perseverance of individuals and communities who have fought to eradicate racist thought and policy.
Term: Fall 2021
Course Type: Credit - 1 Credit
Ways to take the class: Online Sync
Time: 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Start Date: 10/25/2021
End Date: 12/19/2021
Class Size: 25
Section Info: Note: Attendance in online class sessions Mondays from 11:00am - 12:15pm is mandatory for this section.