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Equal Justice Initiative Aug 4
On this day in 1964, the bodies of three missing civil rights workers were found shot and buried in a shallow grave in Longdale, Mississippi. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Aug 6
On this day in 1965, following generations of voter suppression targeting Black Americans, President Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act into law. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Aug 7
On this day in 1930, a white mob lynched two Black teenagers in Marion, Indiana. Though the lynching was photographed, no one was ever convicted for the killings. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Aug 3
On this day in 1919, five days of white mob violence targeting Black residents in Chicago ended, leaving 38 dead and over 1,000 African American families homeless. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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TribecardsTheHobby 42s
Native mascots still a sticking point in high school sports
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 30
On this day in 1866, a white mob that included many Confederate war veterans, attacked Black participants of a voting rights convention in New Orleans. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 24
On this day in 1972, a D.C. newspaper exposed an ongoing syphilis experiment withholding treatment from Black men in Alabama to study the effects of the disease. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 28
On this day in 1917, ten thousand African Americans marched in silence across New York City to protest racial terror lynching in America. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 26
On this day in 2016, Michelle Obama sparked backlash by truthfully stating that the White House was built by enslaved people. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Aug 1
On this day in 1944, white transit workers in Philadelphia protested the promotion of eight Black workers to become trolley drivers -- a job reserved for white men. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 25
On this day in 1946, two Black couples were lynched in Walton County, Georgia. Even with a federal investigation, no one was brought to justice. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 29
On this day in 1880, a Black woman published an ad in search of her daughters who were taken from her when she was sold away 20 years earlier during enslavement. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Equal Justice Initiative Jul 31
On this day in 1919, Chicago's Black community suffered arson and violent attack by angry white mobs resentful of growing Black migration. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Jonathan Webers Jul 6
On this day in 2016, Philando Castile was shot and killed by a police officer, during a traffic stop for a broken taillight in St. Paul, Minnesota. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Darrell Dean 1m
Very good op-ed on racial inequality and injustice in US.
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LaTresse Snead Jul 22
9 Books About Environmental Racism — Fight and .
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TheVoiceofEmpowerment🎙 Jun 29
First Episode🚨🎙: “The Fight Against Racial Injustice and How YOU Can Be A Difference OUT NOW! Guest:
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Equal Justice Initiative Aug 2
On this day in 1900, North Carolina approved a literacy test voting requirement that was used to disenfranchise most Black people in the state. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this
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Andrew Winer Jul 10
Beyond proud of ⁦⁩ for the courage to publicly share deep personal thoughts on and despite being an incredible human being and Bravo 👏 ⁦⁩ ⁦
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👑PrincezzP👑 Aug 3
Over that terrifying period, white mobs attacked Black people on sight, set fire to more than thirty properties on Chicago’s south side, and even attempted to attack Provident Hospital -- which served mostly Black patients.
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