AUG. 11: BERNICE KING/JANE ELLIOTT
August 11, 2020
Today at 11pm BST (7pm EST) on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook.
Bernice King is the CEO of Martin Luther King Center for Nonviolent Social Change.
Jane Elliott is the 86 year anti-racism educator behind the famous “Blue Eyes, Brown Eyes” exercise.
"It was intended for use among enslaved Africans in the British West Indies, which is modern day Caribbeans, so Jamaica, Barbados, Antigua," he says.
USA: MANIFEST DESTINY
President Thomas Jefferson kicked off the country’s westward expansion in 1803 with the Louisiana Purchase, which at some 828,000 square miles nearly doubled the size of the United States and stretched from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains.