published in The Atlantic
We are on the precipice of a new wave of support for the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as racial justice more broadly across the country. Serwer takes this moment in history and compares it to a set of similar moments in the past, specifically the end if the 19th century during the Reconstruction movement. Will we learn from both the achievements and mistakes if that era to build a better and more just world in the current one?
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