Sociology of Race and Ethic Relations

This DB is to discuss issues related to African-Americans.

This is the writing assignment that you are expected to do for this learning unit. You will write a 500 words (OR MORE) message addressing these questions:

After viewing the video clips “The Elaine Riots: 1 and 2”

reading the chapter and other reading materials, and viewing my PowerPoint presentation you need to answer these questions. (Attached.)

What have you learned about the situation of African Americans in the US? Why African Americans who kill white victims are more likely to receive the death penalty than whites who kill blacks? What did you learn from these movie  about the Elaine Tragedy?