COVID-19, Days 111 and 112

Some great things to talk to your kids about this July Fourth:

  • America’s history of slavery (don’t forget the founding fathers)
  • The Trump regime’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents
  • Japanese internment camps
  • Drone usage by the Obama administration
  • The Trail of Tears
  • Waterboarding
  • The Three-Fifths Compromise
  • Tulsa, 1921
  • Leonard Peltier
  • Standing Rock
  • The ecological effects of Trump’s border wall
  • Nagasaki and Hiroshima
  • The motivations behind the Iraq war
  • Native American genocide in California in the late 1800s
  • Jim Crow laws
  • The death of MLK
  • For-profit prisons
  • The Equal Rights Amendment
  • The Stonewall Riots
  • Operation Paperclip
  • Republican gerrymandering and disenfranchisement