A “driveway moment” featured on the National Public Radio website, describes the vicious response of a drug store owner to a Black woman who dared to wear nail polish in his store. The event, which occurred around 1910, is described by the woman’s great granddaughter, Mary Ellen Noone. Use this brief story to discuss emotional reactions to prejudice and how hate can lead to brutal acts against minority groups.
Source: National Public Radio
Length: 3:08 minutes