We continued learning about Imperialism, focusing on the scramble for Africa and King Leopold, and parts of Asia like India, Vietnam, and China. We went through a photo image analysis and deciphered from context clues. All the photos used are in the PowerPoint below. We watched a 10 minute clip from Mankind:Speed, where we saw how the invention of rubber by Charles Goodyear led to the brutalization of Central Africa for rubber trees (26 minute mark to 35 minute mark).
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