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The Other U.S. Race Massacres History Didn’t Tell You About: Part III Rosewood

The 1921 Tulsa, Oklahoma “Black Wall Street” Massacre remains the most popular example of what White mob racism was and still is capable of, but it wasn’t the only massacre which took place in predominantly Black regions.

Rosewood

Racial Tensions

Frances “Fannie” Taylor’s Version of Events

What Actually Happened According To Philomena Goins

Racist Mob Justice

More Destruction And Chaos Ensues

News embellished the story which led to more killings

Efforts to hide and evacuate African-Americans

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