Celebrating Black History Month, The Black History Moment Series #12: The Tulsa Oklahoma Race Riot of 1921.

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The Militant Negro™

 

By Jueseppi B.

Birmingham

 

 

Throughout the month Of February, TheObamaCrat™ will post a daily series called The Black History Moment Series. Each day for 28 days of this historic month you will be given the food of Black History to satisfy your hunger for knowledge. 

 

Celebrating Black History Month: The Black History Moment Series #12: The Tulsa Oklahoma Race Riot of 1921. The Burning Of “BLACK WALL STREET.”

 

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TULSA RACE RIOT

Believed to be the single worst incident of racial violence in American history, the bloody 1921 Tulsa race riot has continued to haunt Oklahomans to the present day. During the course of eighteen terrible hours on May 31 and June 1, 1921, more than one thousand homes and businesses were destroyed, while credible estimates of riot deaths range from fifty to three hundred. By the time the violence ended, the city had been placed under martial…

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