I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO LESSON PROMPT CLIP - "BALDWIN ON NATURE OF OPPRESSION 1"
Download or stream the lesson prompt clip "Baldwin on Nature of Oppression 1" from the major motion documentary feature I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO. This clip features James Baldwin on The Dick Cavett Show in 1968 discussing the hypocracy of the white community and its perceived threats from the black community.
PROMPT QUESTION: Malcolm X, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Medgar Evers, spearheaded movements dedicated to changing American society. All three were assassinated. Black Lives Matters has no distinct leadership. What is the strategy behind this choice?
Viewings of this film and lesson plan discussion meet Common Core Standards. See the I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO Curriculum Guide for all Standards designations.
Run Time: 1:21