Dr. Duncan Rogers Lee II
Dr. Duncan Rogers Lee II is a local attorney who has taught a variety of Constitutional Law and science classes for the Collaborative. His former newspaper column and WRCR radio show, The Law and You, has explained legal issues to the general public for almost two decades. A former acting judge for the Village of Upper Nyack, he coaches the award-winning Nyack H.S. Mock Trial Team.
2.TH.3.O – Shameful Laws: America Was Not Always the “Good Guy”
While we hold ourselves to be the “shining light” of democracy and human rights, it has not always been so. In an effort to learn from our past, this course will take a look at our historical repressive treatment of American Indians, Mexicans, women and various immigrant groups since the U.S.A. came into being. (America’s Black population will not be included since their mistreatment is well-known and well-covered elsewhere.) NEW!