Social Justice TED Talk (George Takei) - Guided Notes and Discussion Questions

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Explore important concepts of social justice, democracy, government, patriotism and civil rights with the engaging TED Talk "Why I Love a Country That Once Betrayed Me" by George Takei.

This product includes:
- Guided notes handout with 10 questions to encourage active listening
- Answer key for teacher use
- 5 extension questions for discussion or written response

Description of TED Talk from TED.com: When he was a child, George Takei and his family were forced into an internment camp for Japanese-Americans, as a "security" measure during World War II. 70 years later, Takei looks back at how the camp shaped his surprising, personal definition of patriotism and democracy.

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