D.C. Public Schools are in the spotlight once again after another scandal leads to the Chancellor's resignation. No women represent Maryland in Congress, but five have been chosen as candidates for Lt. Governor. And details emerge about what Prince George's County offered and why it wasn't chosen by Amazon to host their new headquarters.
What’s in a name? Native American activists have successfully challenged some institutions to rebrand and replace old stereotypical names. Columbus Day has become “Indigenous Peoples Day.” Schools mascots like the Indians, Squaws, and Red Men are now the Hawks, Huskies, and Mustangs. We explore contemporary Native American issues and the evolution of pop-culture.
- Suzan Shown Harjo Executive Director, Morning Star Institute
- James Loewen Author, "Teaching What Really Happened: How to Avoid the Author, "Tyranny of Textbooks and Get Students Excited About Doing History" (Teachers College Press), and "Lies My Teacher Told Me" (Touchstone)
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