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There Are Two Different Projects About Black Wall Street and the Tulsa Race Massacre in Development. Both Are Necessary

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On anniversary of Tulsa Race Massacre, two documentaries announced to tell story of Black Wall Street:

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99th anniversary of Tulsa race massacre coincides with national protests over death of George Floyd

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It's been 99 years since the U.S. witnessed one of its most horrific acts of racial violence. Here's what happened during the Tulsa race massacre at Black Wall Street:

Tulsa Historian Looks Back At Race Massacre On 99th Anniversary

The Tulsa race massacre happened 99 years ago today - CNN

It’s the 99th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre that destroyed “Black Wall Street

Tulsa Historian Looks Back At Race Massacre On 99th Anniversary

This year's anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa race massacre comes amid nationwide demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd, a black man who died last week at the hands of a white police officer. --> #KPRC2 

This year’s anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa race massacre comes amid nationwide demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd, a 46-year-old unarmed black man who died last week at the hands of a white police officer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. olence/

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The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre left nearly 300 black people dead. Thousands were forced to flee. Some bodies were never found. While many schools and papers mostly ignored it, this black-owned newspaper has kept up the fight to remind Tulsa of its history.

The names of the Tulsa race massacre victims rarely have been spoken as the racial violence went unmentioned for decades in schools across Oklahoma

Today in 1921, the deadliest racial massacre in U.S. history began in the Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, a thriving African American community known as "Black Wall Street." Our @NMAAHC  shares the story of the Tulsa Race Massacre:

May 31 and June 1 mark the 99th anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa race massacre, when a white mob descended on an affluent black community in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It was covered up for decades.

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The Tulsa Race massacre and the destruction of Black Wall Street were spurred by an incident between a white female elevator operator and a black man, @CharlesMBlow  writes. "The most common explanation is that he stepped on her toe."

Experts at the University of Oklahoma believe they have found a possible mass grave site from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre at a city cemetery, although they are unsure how many bodies are underneath.

The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre will officially become a part of Oklahoma school curriculum beginning in the fall:

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Tulsa moves closer to learning whether there are mass graves from 1921 race massacre

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