Civil Rights in the Trump Era Teach-Out
The following lessons have been archived from the original teach-out event, which concluded on June 11, 2018. While you may browse and skip between units, we recommend completing lessons in the order they’re presented.
Introduction to the Issues and Debates Surrounding Civil Rights
Title Type Length Civil Rights in the Trump Era Reading -:-- Professor Margo Schlanger Reading and Video 4:00 What is the most important civil rights issue to you today? Video 3:00
The 19th Century Fight About the Meaning of Civil Rights
Title Type Length Setting the Stage: The 19th-Century Civil Rights Debate Video 10:00 Introduction to Pamela Brandwein Video 2:00 Civil Rights After the U.S. Civil War: A Discussion with Pamela Brandwein Reading and Video 18:00 Historic Amendments and Civil Rights Acts Reading 10:00
Moving to the Present: Civil Rights Today
Title Type Length Setting the Stage: Civil Rights Today Video 11:00 Perspectives on Civil Rights Today: Sandra Levitsky on the Legacy of the Cold War Reading and Video 12:00 Perspectives on Civil Rights Today: A Conversation with Theodore Shaw Reading and Video 12:00 Perspectives on Civil Rights Today: A Conversation with Vanita Gupta Reading and Video 12:00
Zooming In: Is Healthcare a Civil Right?
Title Type Length Setting the Stage: Health Care and Civil Rights Video 10:00 Civil Rights and Disabilities: A Conversation with Anita Cameron Reading and Video 14:00 Civil Rights and Healthcare: A Conversation with Nicholas Bagley Reading and Video 11:00 How do we determine what is a civil right and what isn't?: A Conversation with Samuel Bagenstos Reading and Video 14:00 A Roundtable Discussion on Healthcare and Beyond Video 19:00
Zooming In: The Civil Rights Debate on Immigration and the Travel Ban
Title Type Length Civil Rights Perspective on Immigration and the Travel Ban Video 20:00 The Debate Reaches the Supreme Court: Trump v. State of Hawaii Reading and Video 29:00
Call to Action
Title Type Length Conclusion and Call to Action Reading and Video 2:00
Title Type Length Using the Civil Rights Litigation Schoolhouse Teaching Resource Reading and Video 7:00 Anita Cameron shares new perspectives on disability Video 2:00 Historical Figures & Speeches: Abraham Lincoln Reading and Video 3:00 Historical Figures & Speeches: Charles Sumner Reading and Video 3:00 Historical Figures & Speeches: Frederick Douglass Reading and Video 5:00 Historical Figures & Speeches: James Garfield Reading and Video 2:00 Historical Figures & Speeches: Ida B Wells Reading and Video 4:00 Margo's Immigration Lecture at the Robert H. Jackson Center Video 31:00 Professor Schlanger's response to your questions Reading and Video 13:00