Category: Alex Sowanick


My project will examine how the United States’ social and legal system has treated and found ways to maintain control over African Americans throughout history. I am particularly showing the… Read more »

The War on Drugs

  Linn Washington Jr’s Philadelphia Tribune article written on February 4th, 1997, titled “U.S. drug laws have disproportionately affected Blacks” documents the crackdown on African Americans and Hispanic Americans from… Read more »


Primary Sources: Alexander, Michelle, National Public Radio. By Dave Davies. January 6, 2012 African Americans in Black Bottom, A History of American Life in Images and Texts, 2009. Blinder, Alan…. Read more »