Mateo Backs the Blue

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Teach middle and high school kids how the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement and anti-police sentiment affected crime, families, and small businesses in American cities. In this engaging and educational Around the World book, your tweens and teens will meet Mateo—the son of Mexican immigrants who run a grocery store in Los Angeles, California. Worried about his family's safety, Mateo learns from a local law enforcement officer what he can do to help and make a difference in his community.

Created for middle and high school students, PragerU’s Around the World books explore complex topics such as communism, energy needs, and freedom of speech in an age-appropriate manner and give children a new appreciation for American values.

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Mateo Backs the Blue