Against the Grain

Struggles Across Borders

From at least the Haitian Revolution to the present, black and brown people in the Western Hemisphere have linked arms in solidarity with each other. Historian Paul Ortiz discusses how we can’t understand the United States and its past without looking beyond its borders. (Encore presentation.)

Resources:

Paul Ortiz, An African American and Latinx History of the United States Beacon Press, 2018

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