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Music and Customs

Music played an important role in the lives of enslaved people. In these specific images, enslaved people seem to be happy. Sometimes these types of images were published as a form of propaganda—a way to spread the lie that slavery was not as bad as it really was.
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Teaching Tolerance collage of images

Welcome to Learning for Justice—Formerly Teaching Tolerance!

Our work has evolved in the last 30 years, from reducing prejudice to tackling systemic injustice. So we’ve chosen a new name that better reflects that evolution: Learning for Justice.

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