Roni Dean-Burren poses on the campus of the University of Houston. Dean-Burren is asking publisher McGraw-Hill Education to change the text in a geography book that refers to slaves as workers from Africa.
Roni Dean-Burren poses on the campus of the University of Houston. Dean-Burren is asking publisher McGraw-Hill Education to change the text in a geography book that refers to slaves as workers from Africa. Pat Sullivan AP
Roni Dean-Burren poses on the campus of the University of Houston. Dean-Burren is asking publisher McGraw-Hill Education to change the text in a geography book that refers to slaves as workers from Africa. Pat Sullivan AP

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Black history whitewashed in textbooks

October 10, 2015 01:27 PM