Roosevelt Student News
Unit 1 - Pre-Colony Days 1491-1607
Primary Source Documents KP1
Unit 2+3 - From Jamestown to Jefferson 1607-1800
Primary Source Documents KP2
Primary Source Documents KP3
Contact Mr. C
Rodney King beating 1992
La riots 1992
Ieshia Evans at a protest for Alton Sterling, July 2016
Alton Sterling, Philando Castile
Interview of Castile's GF
Both men were shot and killed by police, and their deaths went viral.
Michael Brown Article
Aug. 9, 2014: Michael Brown Jr. (Ferguson, Missouri)
Nov. 22, 2014: Tamir Rice (Cleveland)
12 years old, toy gun incident
Freddie Gray, 25 died of spinal cord injuries (broken neck), but he was handcuffed. This led to the Baltimore riots 2015.
Timeline since Ferguson
*note the source is not academically appropriate.*
"I Can't breathe"
July 17, 2014: Eric Garner (New York)
April 4, 2015 Walter Scott (SC)
50 years old, runs away from a police officer after being pulled over for a broken taillight.
5 Dallas Officers shot and killed - 7/7/2016
Dallas Police Officer Shooting
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