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Stop Whitewashing America's History, Tom Hanks.
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In a New York Times opinion piece, self-described armchair historian Tom Hanks argues that every child should learn about the 1921 destruction of "Black Wall Street" in Tulsa, Oklahoma. With his es…

13 Eye-Catching Images You Might Have Missed This Week
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It's easy to miss captivating images that fly under the radar during the ever-changing news cycle, but don't worry, we've got you covered. This week, we've featured some of the best photos from ar…

Joe Biden Is The First President Of The United States To Pay Tribute To The Tulsa Race Massacre.
Racism

On the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa race massacre, President Joe Biden delivered remarks from Tulsa, Oklahoma, becoming the first U.S. president to participate in the commemoration of one of the d…

Biden Will Pay Tribute To Tulsa Race Massacre Victims Who Were Forgotten
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will help commemorate the 100th anniversary of the destruction of a thriving Black community in Tulsa, Oklahoma, one of the country's darkest – and largely for…

Biden Declares Tulsa Race Massacre Day Of Remembrance
Racism

On May 31, 1921, a “violent white supremacist mob” descended on the thriving Black neighborhood of Greenwood in Tulsa, Oklahoma, wrecking businesses, destroying homes, and killing hundreds of Black…

Survivors Of The Tulsa Race Massacre Recount Century-Old Horrors At A Congressional Hearing
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Centenarians who survived the destruction of a thriving Black district in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 1921 told members of Congress on Wednesday that they are still waiting for justice. “By the grace of Go…

Oklahoma Governor Is Expelled From Tulsa Race Massacre Commission
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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The commission established to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre announced Friday that it had removed Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt from his seat on the pan…