Social Justice

Teaching Tolerance Resources

Rethinking Columbus
Teaching Tolerance Columbus

Francis Bacon
Essays- On Revenge


Rachel Carson and Candy

Rachel Carson
Silent Spring

Cesar Chavez
The Plan of Delano (California Department of Education)

Martin Luther King, Jr.
• Letter from Birmingham County Jail (Stanford University King Institute)
Letter from Birmingham Jail PDF
* Letter Abridged Version Berkeley PDF
I Have a Dream PDF

John Steinbeck
The Grapes of Wrath
• Chrysanthemums

Mark Twain
• Whitewashing the Fence,
from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Harrison Bergeron

Malcolm X
 The Ballot or the Bullet

Civil Rights Era
The State of Louisiana Literacy Test

Social Justice Speeches

Abraham Lincoln
Emancipation Proclamation 1863
Gettysburg Address 1863

USA Constitution 1789
-James Madison
Bill of Rights 1791
-James Madison
US Declaration of Independence 1776
-Thomas Jefferson

Zinn Project

The Real Irish American Story Not Taught in Schools PDF
-Bill Bigelow

Rethinking Cinco de Mayo PDF
-Sudie Hofmann

October 31-November 2, 2018
Day of the Dead: ia de los Muertos