Lessons: Electoral Victories, Insurrection, an Inauguration, & Our Way Forward
How can we make voting matter?
Who were the candidates running in the senatorial runoff election? Who won?
How did Chokwe Lumumba shape Mawuli’s beliefs around electoral politics?
What does Stacey Abrams “New Georgia Project” and Black Voters Matter have in common? Do you think their work influenced the outcome of the presidential and senatorial elections? How?
What do you think it means when the Warnock/Trump protestor refers to “taking America back”? Is this a phrase you’ve heard or seen before? How does it make you feel?
How was the police response to the Warnock/Trump protestor similar to the police response during the capital insurrection?
How do you imagine police would have responded to Black protestors who “went door-to-door hunting for members of Congress… busted windows and tried to kick in doors… spread feces on walls, urinated on the floor, and killed a Capitol officer by striking him in the head with a fire extinguisher….”?
What do you believe are the next steps for Black people in this country to achieve true liberation?
Cause and Effect Chart – https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Cause-and-Effect-Template-251057
Find your “protest song”. A song that inspires you and encourages a fight for freedom