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Intersection of the Caribbean Diaspora and the Black Lives Matter Movement - Shared screen with speaker view
Rachel Trotogott
28:53
we don't see the video
KENNETH LEWIS
29:19
prof. cross, please click on the video.
Farida Coronel
45:19
Worth every minute, Prof. Lewis
Rachel Trotogott
45:27
Fascinating
Claude Crevecoeur
45:43
if you guys have any questions throughout the presentation feel free to write them in the chat
KENNETH LEWIS
45:52
Thank you. I'm glad you enjoy our discussion.
linda harris
51:36
Yes, Professor Lewis!
KENNETH LEWIS
52:40
Hi Linda. Glad you are here.
linda harris
58:45
Look at Rwanda, the division between the tutsi and hutu peoples. Apart of the reason there was division was because the colonial powers ranked the ethnic groups based on which ethnic group had more European features.
Lakshmi Apolinario
01:10:35
Dominicans struggle a lot with racial identity, and there is a major divide amongst the new generation and the old generation with regard to what we as a culture should identify as. I really agree with what Claude is saying
KENNETH LEWIS
01:11:37
Vestiges of colonialism
Alexis Beckford
01:12:57
My cousins are half Dominican and their father struggles with the white-washing that was introduced under Trujillo. One of my cousins is treating better than the other because he's lighter than his brother.
Alexis Beckford
01:13:09
*treated
KENNETH LEWIS
01:15:16
interesting. alexis, you should join the conversation.
Lakshmi Apolinario
01:21:23
I have to go to another zoom meeting now, but I really appreciate the opportunity to be a part of this conversation and look forward to having more in the future.
Claude Crevecoeur
01:21:42
Thank you for coming and sharing your perspective
KENNETH LEWIS
01:26:30
Linda, any thoughts?
Rachel Trotogott
01:30:42
I hope you have many, many, many more of these. I'm hear to listen and learn.
Rachel Trotogott
01:30:49
*here (eek!)
Shari Meehan
01:31:57
Thank you for this conversation. We need more dialogue like this. I am also here to listen and learn.
Jane Cross
01:32:38
Thank you, Rachel and Shari!
KENNETH LEWIS
01:33:52
divided between indian and black in
KENNETH LEWIS
01:33:54
huyana
linda harris
01:33:55
Yes
Jane Cross
01:34:14
Trinidad & Tobago has the same issue.
Kahalia Solano
01:34:24
yes
Alexis Beckford
01:35:00
Yes, very much so.
KENNETH LEWIS
01:35:28
well said Ms. solano
Sacha Baychoo
01:35:32
Thank you for having this discussion. It is interesting to hear everyone's personal experiences. It resonates strongly with my own.
linda harris
01:41:15
Yes. 50% of the Africans from the slave trade went to Brasil.
Farida Coronel
01:41:22
Just root for WI, Prof. Cross!
linda harris
01:42:04
Thank you guys for putting this together. I would love to see another one. I have to go now. Have a wonderful day everyone.
Claude Crevecoeur
01:42:25
Thank you for sharing your opinion with us
Alexis Beckford
01:43:04
This was wonderful. Heading to class now, but I hope these conversations continue (in perpetuity) :D
Farida Coronel
01:43:08
I’ve really enjoyed being here. Thank you all for such an inclusive discussion.
KENNETH LEWIS
01:43:34
Thank you for a fruitful and positive conversation!