The Color of Law: Developing the White Middle Class

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Learning for Justice
Keywords
Race & Ethnicity Class Rights & Activism Justice Action
Subjects
English-Language Arts Economics History-Social Science History
Grade Levels
Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
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The Color of Law: Developing the White Middle Class

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This lesson is the third and final lesson of the series The Color of Law: The Role of Government in Shaping Racial Inequity. In this lesson, students examine policies that supported and cultivated the creation of the white middle class and the practices that excluded black and nonwhite people from e…