How did Thomas Scott die?
Mr. Scatozza/Canadian History
How bias is created through artwork.
Above is a depiction of the shooting of Thomas Scott. If you were briefly told the story of the who, what, and when of the story, you would believe this picture to be true. But is that always the case?
Your task: do some research using the media options below to determine what about this picture is accurate and what is inaccurate. Based on your research of the event, what did you learn about how accurate a picture can be?
Why is it important to understand all of the facts before you cast judgment about a given situation? What can happen if you trusted everything you saw or were told without doing some research?
Answer all questions in paragraph form making sure to reference the research you have done and the sources you looked at.
Due: Friday May 1, 2015