In our Tuesday class (9/23) we will have discussion + Q & A
with questions like the following ones:
- “Rather than arguing about whether the significance of race has declined, increased, or not changed at all, the issue at hand is assessing if a transformation has occurred in the racial structure of the United States “(26). What transformed racial structure BS is talking about?
- What are the elements of new racial structure (26)?
- What are the four fields of racial structure (27)?
- Can you give examples of resurgence of Jim Crow racism (27)?
- Explain and exemplify racial structure in Jim Crow Racism (27-29).
- Comment on the contradiction between black soldiers fighting for freedom abroad and lacking it at home .
- Why did great migration (1910-1970) happen (30)?
- Explain: “neither urbanization nor industrialization was nonracial rational progressive forces in themselves” (30).
- What is progressive accommodation for Blacks? How is it racist? Does it still exist? [30-31]