Kanye West Was Wrong. He’s Not Alone.

Reposted from Teaching Tolerance

When Kanye West recently said 400 years of slavery “sounds like a choice,” he ignored a long history of resistance by enslaved people—a history often ignored in textbooks, too.  This episode  from Teaching Tolerance’s Teaching Hard History podcast offers teachers a lens to help students see the ways in which enslaved people fought back against the brutality of slavery.

 

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