I talk about race in the classroom

Proctor and Gamble, “The Talk”
Joseph Keppler’s cartoon “Looking Backward,” appeared in the magazine Puck in 1893 and illustrated the contradicitons of the nativist movement.
The wave of Irish immigrants to the United States in the 1840s created a strong backlash of anti-Irish and anti-Catholic sentiment. In the cartoon, Pope Pius XI offers to take charge of America’s burden, “so that you need not be troubled with the care of them in future; we will say your prayers and spend your money, while you live, and bury you in the Potters Field, when you die
Redline Map of San Francisco (1937)by the Home Owners’ Loan Corporation:

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