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Hegemony- leadership or dominance, especially by one country or social group over others
Counter Hegemony- refers to the attempt to critique or dismantle hegemonic power through history, politics, music or media
What is a positive of a course like BMYA? What are some negatives?How can an all black male class improve at Locke High School. Be specific.
Can video technology like smart phone applications and drones eliminate police brutality? Why or why not?
What is an issue you had to deal with as a Black male that you feel Black males would understand better than others? What action can be taken to fix the issue you raised?
Use the links below to research reported Los Angeles homicides. What information did you find the most interesting. Include specific findings in your response. What questions are still left unanswered from this data. What more would you like to know?
Discuss a time where you witnessed or experienced police violence. What actions have you observed or taken that have been counter-hegemonic to police brutality?
Choose an image and describe whether it is an example of hegemony or counter hegemony. What is the immediate and long term impact of image you have chosen. Be sure to support your choice with evidence.
Does the criminal justice system create a social caste system in America? Is the criminal justice system an example of hegemony? Provide examples to support your position.
Are black men more violent than other group of people. Why or why not? Please use evidence to strengthen your argument.