Social and Historical Construction of Race

Read all the materials and watch any embedded videos associated with this week. Please share:

1) 3 things that surprised you (must be from 3 separate sources). Say what surprised you and cite the source.

2) How are you thinking about your own racialized identity after learning more about race and how it has been historically and socially constructed in America?

3) How do you think assimilation towards whiteness contributed to the ideology of race in America?

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