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Red Summer ~ The Long Tradition Of Black Americans Taking Up Arms To Defend Themselves Against Racial Violence


Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism. violence, crime, death, Human Rights, Civil Rights, Longview, TX, 1919 Racial violence, black Americans, White Americans, humans, ethics, government, law, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, culture, freedoms, abuse, activists )

Carrie
- 1560 days ago - slate.com
In 1919, white Americans visited awful violence on black Americans. So black Americans decided to fight back.



   

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Roger G (148)
Saturday March 7, 2015, 3:15 pm
noted, thanks
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Sunday March 8, 2015, 3:11 am
I can well understand why any culture or race would want to defend itself after being persecuted for so long, just because of their color or religion. . . quite bizarre.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 8, 2015, 6:18 pm
Looks, like Jews and Druze finally fending off Arab attackers from Israel after years of Arab violence and terror...
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday March 19, 2015, 2:01 am
Noted.
 
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