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

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.

Far from paradise

President Roosevelt issues Executive Order 8802: Prohibition of Discrimination in the Defense Industry

Racial tensions

Race riots

Aftermath

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