Tuesday, October 6, 2015

McGraw-Hill To Change Textbook That Referred To Slaves As “Workers.”

The New York Times (10/6, Hauser, Subscription Publication) reports that after an image from a high school geography textbook referring “to Africans brought to American plantations between the 1500s and 1800s as ‘workers,’ rather than slaves,” went viral online, McGraw-Hill Education “said it would make changes to the text, saying it can ‘do better.’”

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