References

The video references various points in the history of the United States.  We encourage you to find out more about all of these events and realities.  Here are some links to get you started, in the order these historical events appear in the video.

Japanese Internment, 1942

How the Irish Became White, 1871 

Greeks in America

Lynching of Italians in New Orleans, 1891

Chinese Exclusion Act, 1882

Executive Order, January 25, 2017

Haitians fleeing authoritarian regime, 1970s

Oregon law prohibiting Black people, 1844-1857

Jim Crow

Burning of Catholic convents, 1800’s

Jews turned away during World War II, 1930’s

Spike of Muslim hate crimes, 2001

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