Feb 20, 2012
On 2/09/12, pixie wrote:
> This excellent column from Washington Post columnist
> Courtland Milloy mentions a PBS documentary, “Slavery by
> Another Name,” that will air next Monday. If you are
> teaching high school social studies it could be a great
> teaching tool. I personally was not familiar with details
> of how slavery-like conditions persisted well into the 20th
> century. A real eye opener.
Being that it is Black History Month the video should be
useful to many. I had never heard of "convict leasing."
Thank you for sharing.