Socratic Seminar! - Coggle Diagram
if we can praise white supremacists then why not the victims?
rep everyone!! regaurdless of race/gender/sexuality
poc stories? ¿adonde?
memorialization of white men exclusivley
wrong v right
"we are great!" rhetoric
why are we misleading history
who should have the authority to put these monuments up?
move away from the past
memorialize present day
blm for ex
how has this changed educational system in us
"we don't tolerate racism" while tolerating racism
look at beacon!!
exchange columbus statues
individuals or movements?
more effective than 1 person
memorialization of an ideology, easy to see themselves in it
antifa for ex
lack of historical rec
diff perspectives of history
"freedom is a constant struggle"
every mf minority!!
not productive to ignore problematic ations
abe lincoln/susan b anthony for ex
how do we decide?
complete removal of problematic monuments?
blurred lines between sacrifices and "good" actions
abe lincoln for ex
memorialize him or ppl who sacrificed their lives in underground rlrd?
historical erasure or societal growth?
must remember past still
"there are no nostalgic nazi memorials"
why do americans do it?
america isnt ready to admit it mightve done something wrong
gets in the way of internalizing wrongdoings
cant admit to being wrong
for ex columbus
there's no use in shielding children from the truth of our history
children are the most impressionable
repeated learning of american history
no world history until highschool
STILL america centralized
we don't learn from our history
the downplaying of its history
slavery for ex
esp for poc we don't rly learn the effects of it