How are the issues presented in a?Barn Burninga? still relevant in the recent history of the United States?

In your final essay, you are to complete research on the failures of the Reconstruction-era. You must also do research on busing in the 1980as. You are to apply your research to William Faulkneras a?Barn Burninga? to answer the following question: how are the issues presented in a?Barn Burninga? still relevant in the recent history of the United States?