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Shields 1 Samiria Shields Prof. Theus English 203 25 June 2020 Slavery by Another Name Created by Sam Pollard, Slavery by Another Name consist of actors acting out slavery scene. The main reason for this documentary is to pin point the fact that slavery in fact did not end after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed. This document did not take full effect until after World War II. Scenes display visual evidence of news headlines, letters, and satirical propaganda to back up statements given by interviewed professionals. Re-enacted scenes help those who have difficulty understanding such heavy topics like systematic injustices. The message is clear that during that time African Americans were not free; they were far from it. The documentary exposes us to how black criminalization was born, and how prison systems were set up to become a legal

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