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31/05/1921 Tulsa race riot

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June 1, 1921 - Tulsa Race Riots Destroy America's Most Prosperous Black Community

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Man honored during 95th anniversary of Tulsa race riots

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Tulsa's Black Wall Street massacre

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BLACK WALL STREET SURVIVOR; Eldoris McCondichi

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The Tulsa Race Riot of 1921

The Tulsa race riot took place when a white mob attacked residents and businesses of the African-American community of Greenwood in Tulsa, Oklahoma. This is considered one of the worst incidents of racial violence in the history of the United States. The attack, carried out on the ground and by air, destroyed more than 35 blocks of the district.
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    • Essentials 

    • Background 

    • Monday, May 30, 1921 – Memorial Day 

    • Tuesday, May 31, 1921 

    • Wednesday, June 1, 1921 

    • Aftermath 

    • Tulsa Race Massacre Commission 

    • Post-commission state and city actions 

    • In popular culture