Write a paper on the prompt below. Your paper must include at least six examples.  You must include examples from books 1, 2, and 3.  You may choose to include visual analysis in your examples.  Use parenthetical citations indicating the book and page number.  For example:

When the sheriff in Selma was released from the hospital, he wore a button that said “Never.”  (Book 3/171-172) 

Paper Question:  As revealed in the March trilogy, describe the tools of oppression used to deny African Americans their civil and political rights.  You may wish to consider the role of political leaders, law enforcement, the courts, businesses, every-day racists, etc.