The Tulsa Race Massacre happened ninety-nine years ago.
Here are teaching and learning resources. I’m adding this list to “Best” Lists Of The Week: Resources For Teaching & Learning About Race & Racism.
The Massacre Of Black Wall Street is a short online graphic novel The Watchmen television show did with the Atlantic marketing team. As fans of the show know, the Tulsa massacre opens the series and is a driving theme throughout its episodes.
Oklahoma will finally teach the Tulsa Race Massacre in its schools is from The Hill.
The Tulsa Race Massacre is from the History Channel.
May 31, 1921: Tulsa Massacre is from The Zinn Education Project.
Human Rights Watch calls for Tulsa Race Massacre reparations a century after violence is from The Washington Post.
— Molly Myers (@mollyannmyers) May 31, 2020
Black Wall Street and the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921, Explained is from Teen Vogue.
After an estimated hundreds of black Tulsa residents were massacred in 1921, no arrests were made and there’s never been a complete count of the dead. The nameless were buried in unmarked graves while their families were locked down in internment camps. https://t.co/B4Z6aOCrGR pic.twitter.com/llf0rzCeXt
— 60 Minutes (@60Minutes) June 14, 2020
— The Lead CNN (@TheLeadCNN) June 15, 2020
President Trump has said his plan for race relations is a good economy. But here in Tulsa, black folks disagree:
"You had wealthy folks in Tulsa at the time…So their wealth did not protect them from racism. Nor would anyone's wealth today." https://t.co/eGgDYAjWji
— Abby D. Phillip (@abbydphillip) June 18, 2020
Tulsa's story remains unheard by many Americans. In Oklahoma, we've worked hard & continue to work hard to tell that story. To learn more about Tulsa & #BlackWallStreet, feel free to use the curriculum put together by the Commission at https://t.co/WhnnfzljRt. https://t.co/bmBLOjePBf
— Sen. James Lankford (@SenatorLankford) June 19, 2020
TULSA, Okla. — "In a city that has become known as a landmark to black pain, Friday was a day for black joy." -Whew, that's a lede from @AsteadWesley
Black Tulsans, With a Defiant Juneteenth Celebration, Send a Message to Trump https://t.co/GcY4RbTjWB
— Erica L. Green (@EricaLG) June 19, 2020
Opinion | The Tulsa Race Massacre, Revisited – The New York Times https://t.co/446YSzAZa6
— Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT) June 19, 2020
Tulsa and the Many Sins of Racism is by Paul Krugman.
As many as 300 people were killed in 1921 when a white mob attacked the Greenwood district of Tulsa, Oklahoma, a thriving black community, and burned it to the ground. Here is what you should know about the racist killings, and what happened afterward. https://t.co/3QDLJrJanc
— The New York Times (@nytimes) June 20, 2020