Based on the two documents, how has the racial history of the United States shaped racial relations in society today? 

  1. Makes a specific argument that can be supported with the specific historical evidence of these two primary documents, as well as the textbook assigned to your class;
  2. Analyzes the historical significance of these two primary documents; and connects them with issues facing our country today.
  3. Analyzes the nature of the race in the past and today.
  4. Is written in standard English, with all sources and quotes properly cited using MLA format;
  5. Is written in your own words, not copied and pasted from other sources or web sites;