The New York Times Magazine's 1619 Project takes a hard look at the American paradox of freedom and slavery

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Through reported essays, longform articles and works of literature, the Project 1619 aims to deepen readers' understanding of American history. "In the days and weeks to come, we will publish essays demonstrating that nearly everything that has made ...

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Trump blasts 1619 Project as DeVos praises alternative Black ...

7 months ago by Politico

President Donald Trump said he will create a commission to promote “patriotic education” and decried the “twisted web of lies” being taught in schools and the ...

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Trump takes aim at cancel culture, calls 1619 Project and Critical ...

7 months ago by Washington Times

President Trump said Thursday that the Left's "cancel culture," including so-called Critical Race Theory and the 1619 Project of The New York Times, are "toxic ...

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Trump says he will sign executive order on "patriotic education" in ...

7 months ago by Axios

The 1619 Project dug into the personal histories of Black Americans in the U.S. and systemic racism.

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'1776 Unites' releases Black history curriculum to counter New York ...

7 months ago by Fox News

1776 Unites, a group that says it wants to "shape the American future by drawing on the best of its past," released its first curriculum program this week in part to ...

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What Trump is saying about 1619 Project, teaching U.S. history

7 months ago by PBS NewsHour

Speaking at the White House Conference on American History on Thursday, President Trump announced he would be signing an executive order to create the ...

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Trump attacks '1619 Project,' will sign executive order for '1776 ...

7 months ago by TheGrio

President Donald Trump criticized the New York Times Magazine '1619 Project' and will sign an executive order for a '1776 Commission'

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Trump Launches 'Patriotic Education' Commission, Calls 1619 ...

7 months ago by Forbes

The president accused the left of attempting to 'demolish' the constitution and impose 'tyranny' through progressive education.

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8 months ago by The Sun

THE 1619 Project grew out of an idea for a special edition of The New York Times to mark the 400th anniversary of the slave trade in August 2019. The idea has ...

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8 months ago by The Sun

THE New York Times' special edition marking the 400th anniversary of the transatlantic slave trade developed into the 1619 Project. Plans quickly grew though ...

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8 months ago by The Sun

THE New York Times initially devised a special edition marking the 400th anniversary of the transatlantic slave trade. Plans quickly grew though into the 1619 ...

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President Trump threatens to defund California schools if they use ...

8 months ago by myfox8.com

President Donald Trump is continuing to wage battle against interpretations of history which he claims are un-American. In a Sunday morning tweet, the ...

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Trump Says He Will Punish Schools That Teach The New York ...

8 months ago by Forbes

The 1619 Project argues that America's founding moment was the arrival of the first slave ship. President Trump says he will defund any school that teaches it.

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Trump Attacks the '1619 Project' in Latest Attempt to Deny the ...

8 months ago by The Mary Sue

Trump wants to ban teaching the New York Times' "1619 Project" because he wants to deny the existence of racism.

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Trump threatens to defund schools that teach '1619 Project'

8 months ago by FOX 10 News Phoenix

President Trump said Sunday that the Department of Education is examining the use of the New York Times Magazine's 1619 Project in schools, and warned ...

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Trump threatens funding for California if schools use New York ...

8 months ago by KGO-TV

President Donald Trump threatened to cut off funding to California schools for their use of the New York Times' 1619 Project, an initiative that aims to reframe the ...

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Call Trump's Attacks On The 1619 Project What They Are ...

8 months ago by Forbes

On Sunday morning, President Trump tweeted an attack on the 1619 Project, threatening to withhold funding from California schools teaching the popular ...

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Trump takes aim at The New York Times' 1619 Project - CNN Video

8 months ago by CNN

Brian Stelter asks Nicole Hemmer about Trump's motivation for promising an investigation of schools using the 1619 Project in curricula. "I don't think any of us ...

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Trump says officials will investigate whether California is using 1619 ...

8 months ago by The Hill

President Trump on Sunday threatened to withhold funding from California schools incorporating The New York Times' 1619 Project in their classrooms.

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Trump threatens to pull funding from schools that teach 1619 project ...

8 months ago by Business Insider

The move comes after Trump ended anti-racism training at federal agencies and California proposed a bill requiring school districts to expand ethnic studies.

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President Trump Threatens To Defund California Schools Over The ...

8 months ago by Deadline

President Donald Trump won't allow California schools to incorporate a curriculum based on the controversial New York Times 1619 Project. Trump said ...

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1619 Project: Trump says Department of Education will investigate ...

8 months ago by CNN

President Donald Trump is continuing to wage battle against interpretations of history which he claims are un-American.

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Trump says schools teaching NY Times' 1619 Project 'will not be ...

8 months ago by New York Post

President Trump on Sunday said the Department of Education was investigating whether California public schools will teach a curriculum based on the New ...

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Trump says Department of Education will investigate use of 1619 ...

8 months ago by CNN

President Donald Trump is continuing to wage battle against interpretations of history which he claims are un-American.

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Trump warns schools teaching 1619 Project 'will not be funded'

8 months ago by Fox News

President Trump said Sunday that the Department of Education is examining the use of the New York Times Magazine's 1619 Project in schools, and warned ...

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Donald Trump threatens to defund California public schools that ...

8 months ago by Daily Mail

Donald Trump threatened to defund public schools in California that use the New York TImes' 1619 Project in its curriculum on Sunday and said the Department ...

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Trump threatens to defund California schools if they use '1619 Project'

8 months ago by WFLA

The Pulitzer-prize winning collection frames American history around the date of August 1619, when the first slave ship arrived on America's shores.

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The New York Times' Dark History of Slave Ownership

9 months ago by CNSNews.com

The radical-left doesn't just want to destroy statues. It wants to rewrite history using politically convenient narratives.

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Sen. Tom Cotton bill would prohibit federal funding for teaching The ...

9 months ago by ABC News

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. has introduced legislation to prohibit federal funds be made available for public schools to teach the 1619 project.

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GOP Sen. Tom Cotton Wants to Ban the 1619 Project From Being ...

9 months ago by The Root

Y'all, I'm pretty sure Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) is a white supremacist. For legal purposes, I'm not outright saying he is. All I'm suggesting is that the dude who ...

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The GOP Hypocrisy on Cancel Culture

9 months ago by Washington Monthly

In the 1960s, the term “politically correct” was used by both Democrats and Republicans in a non-derisive way. But as Joshua Florence noted, things changed in ...

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Tom Cotton bill would eliminate funds for teaching NYT's 1619 ...

9 months ago by Hot Air

Sen. Tom Cotton is proposing to bar federal funds from being used in public schools to teach a curriculum on United States history that is based on the New York ...

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Tom Cotton, GOP senator, introduces bill to prohibit use of federal ...

9 months ago by CNN

Republican Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas has introduced legislation that takes aim at the teaching of the 1619 Project, an initiative from The New York Times that ...

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Republican Senator Introduces Bill To Stop Schools From Teaching ...

9 months ago by Blavity

Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton has introduced new federal legislation to essentially ban the 1619 Project, which aims to teach the history of slavery, from public ...

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The 1619 Project and the far-right fear of history

1 year ago by Washington Post

The “1619 Project” takes this arrival as a seminal event with which to reframe the history of the United States. It charts how — from prison systems to land laws, the origins of capitalism to the evolution of the American diet — there's little that defines the United ...

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The New York Times 1619 Project is reshaping the conversation on slavery. Conservatives hate it.

1 year ago by Vox

On Sunday, the New York Times Magazine published perhaps its most ambitious work on race and slavery to date. The 1619 Project, which marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of African slaves to Virginia, seeks to reframe the country's thinking about ...

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The '1619 Project' Curriculum Challenges Teachers to Reframe US History

1 year ago by Education Week (blog)

Most schoolchildren can recite the founding date of the United States of America: July 4, 1776. But a searing project from the New York Times Magazine changes that date to August 20, 1619—the day 20 enslaved Africans first arrived on Virginia soil.

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The '1619 Project' Curriculum Challenges Teachers to Reframe US History
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Conservatives Stage Meltdown Over New York Times' 1619 Slavery Series

1 year ago by Mother Jones

On Sunday, the New York Times launched its much-anticipated 1619 Project, an entire magazine issue dedicated to examining the lasting legacy of slavery on the 400th anniversary of the first arrival of enslaved Africans in America. The reception to the ...

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Conservatives Stage Meltdown Over New York Times' 1619 Slavery Series
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Newt Gingrich Slams 'New York Times' 1619 Project As Shameless Abolitionist Propaganda

1 year ago by The Onion (satire)

NEW YORK—Bemoaning the paper's recent series focusing on the role slavery played in American history, Newt Gingrich slammed The New York Times' 1619 Project Monday as shameless abolitionist propaganda. “What we're seeing is the tragic decline of ...

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Newt Gingrich says slavery needs to be put 'in context', calls 1619 project a 'lie'

1 year ago by USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – Appearing on "Fox and Friends" on Monday morning, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said that The New York Times' 1619 Project was "a lie." The 1619 Project is an effort by the Times to commemorate the 400th anniversary of slavery's ...

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The New York Times Magazine's 'The 1619 Project' Dives Into America's 400-Year Legacy Of Slavery

1 year ago by Blavity

2019 marks 400 years since the first people of African descent were brought to this country, spurring the atrocity of American slavery. Last Sunday, the New York Times Magazine released a powerful issue titled “The 1619 Project” that delves deep into ...

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The New York Times Magazine's 'The 1619 Project' Dives Into America's 400-Year Legacy Of Slavery
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Conservatives are livid the New York Times is writing articles about slavery

1 year ago by The Daily Dot

What is the 1619 project? In the Times' words: “It aims to REFRAME OUR COUNTRY'S HISTORY, understanding 1619 as OUR TRUE FOUNDING, and placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of black Americans at the very center of the ...

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Conservatives are livid the New York Times is writing articles about slavery
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Conservatives went insane over the New York Times' ambitious slavery project — but why?

1 year ago by Raw Story

Last week, The New York Times published a powerful and unusual feature called the “1619 Project,” which marked the 400-year anniversary of a pivotal, but largely forgotten, event that defined everything about America as first a British colony, and then a ...

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Conservatives went insane over the New York Times' ambitious slavery project — but why?
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The 1619 Project: Confronting the Legacies of American Slavery

1 year ago by Cato Institute (blog)

Unfortunately, The 1619 Project is receiving over-the-top criticisms that accuse the writers of dividing America along racial lines or undermining the very idea of the American project. Perhaps anticipating such reactions, Hannah-Jones echoes Baldwin's ...

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The 1619 Project: Confronting the Legacies of American Slavery
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New goal for New York Times: “Reframe” American history, and target Trump, too

1 year ago by Hot Air

The basic thrust of the 1619 Project is that everything in American history is explained by slavery and race. The message is woven throughout the first publication of the project, an entire edition of the Times magazine. It begins with an overview of race in ...

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Fox's Newt Gingrich melts down over NY Times Magazine's 1619 Project about impact of slavery: “The whole project is ...

1 year ago by Media Matters for America

Here's the headline, I want to show it to you. The 1619 Project, and the quote inside says, "It aims to reframe the country's history, understanding 1619 as our true founding and placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of Black Americans at ...

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Fox's Newt Gingrich melts down over NY Times Magazine's 1619 Project about impact of slavery: “The whole project is ...
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Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important

1 year ago by Splinter

In the past few days, the New York Times has been rolling out the 1619 Project, a hugely ambitious effort to mark the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans to American shores and place slavery at the center of American history.

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Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important
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The 1619 Project: Some people don't want to talk about slavery

1 year ago by Arkansas Times (blog)

The New York Times Sunday published a major project marking the 400th anniversary of the arrival of slaves on the shore of what is now the United States. The entire Sunday magazine and a special print section were devoted to the topic. You probably could ...

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The 1619 Project: Some people don't want to talk about slavery
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New York Times Seeks to “Reframe” American History

1 year ago by Independent Women's Forum (blog)

by Charlotte Hays. Forget printing all the news that's fit to print, the famous motto of the New York Times. Now, the newspaper has a project to “reframe” American history. The Times has developed something called the 1619 Project and it is nothing less than ...

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