Paired Texts: Art as protest


Looking for a way to connect Newsela content? This collection of Paired Texts links articles centered around a common theme or topic. Teachers can then apply these selections to a discussion or Write prompt. 


Write Prompt

All the artists mentioned in both articles use art as a tool to change the world around them. How are the approaches of the Lebanon artists and the Baltimore artist similar and different? Do you think one approach is more effective at creating change than the other, or are they equally effective? Use evidence from both articles to support your answer.

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