Mourning the Creation of Racial Categories

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The Categories Black and White

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This student-narrated documentary brings attention to the laws and financial incentives enacted in 17th century Virginia, which planted the seeds of racial categorization, allowed it to thrive through the Jim Crow era, and become so important that even the most intimate of human bonds were severed to create them.

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First Aired: February 24, 2019