Black man lynched and burned in Oklahoma during “Red Summer” 1919

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White men pose around black man lynched & burned in OK during “Red Summer,” 1919

*SLAVERY~This might upset some people, (it should ) but it's real and it happened to slaves who were treated as objects.

Image: French School - Slaves in Brazil: The Terrible Torture of a Slave, from 'Journal des Voyages'

The Orangeburg massacre is the most common name given to an incident on February 8, 1968, in which nine South Carolina Highway Patrol officers in Orangeburg, South Carolina, fired into a crowd of protesters demonstrating against segregation at a bowling alley near the campus of South Carolina State College, a historically black college. Three men were killed and twenty-eight persons were injured; most victims were shot in the back. ~ additional comment from Colleen Griffin re: comment…

Why America needs to reject the Charleston massacre’s dangerous narrative of forgiveness

The Orangeburg massacre is the most common name given to an incident on February 8, 1968, in which nine South Carolina Highway Patrol officers in Orangeburg, South Carolina, fired into a crowd of protesters demonstrating against segregation at a bowling alley near the campus of South Carolina State College, a historically black college. Three men were killed and twenty-eight persons were injured; most victims were shot in the back. ~ additional comment from Colleen Griffin re: comment…

On March 23, 1964.. Johnnie Mae Chappell was shot walking home after buying ice cream for her children. “A carload of white men drove by with a gun on the front seat. One of them had earlier declared, ‘Let’s get a nigger.’"

On March 1964 Johnnie Mae Chappell was shot walking home after buying ice cream for her children. "A carload of white men drove by with a gun on the front seat. One of them had earlier declared, 'Let’s get a n—–.'" (excellent article by Jerry Mitchell)

Rev. Isaac Simmons, a minister, was lynched on March 26, 1944, in Amite County, Mississippi. In the 1940s, Simmons controlled 278 acres of debt-free land, some of which had been owned by the family since 1887. In 1941, rumors about oil spread across Southwest Mississippi, and a few white men, thinking there might be oil on it, began to make claims on the Simmons land. A few weeks later a group of six men dragged Simmons from his home, beat him and then shot him to death.

This sickening story reminds us why reparations are a must.This is a sad tale of a wealthy man in Mississippi, Reverend Isaac Simmons, who refused to give up his land to white men who wanted it. As a result, the story had a tragic ending that will leave

You've heard of the Kent State shootings and you may know of the Jackson State killings -- but do you know about the Orangeburg massacre? On Feb. 8, 1968, three students were killed and 28 were injured in Orangeburg, South Carolina — most shot in the back by the state police while protesting segregation at the local bowling alley.

Orangeburg massacre - On Feb. three students were killed and 28 were injured in Orangeburg, South Carolina — most shot in the back by the state police while protesting segregation at the local bowling alley.

Scottsboro Boys Falsely Accused March 25, 1931 The Scottsboro Boys, nine young African Americans, were falsely charged with rape and collectively served more than 100 years in prison. The right of African Americans to serve on juries was established by their case.

1931 The Scottsboro Boys, nine young African Americans, were falsely charged with rape and collectively served more than 100 years in prison. The right of African Americans to serve on juries was established by their case.

History of the California Blacks Nation Califians (Khalifians) The First Americans "...They manipulate our history books; the history books are not true; it's a lie. The history books are lying, you need to know that, you must know that.'  -- Michael Jackson

History of the California Blacks Nation Califians (Khalifians) The First Americans ".They manipulate our history books; the history books are not true; it's a lie. The history books are lying, you need to know that, you must know that.

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Why not round up all the slave names and commemorate them on a wall, like that veteran shit. Stop trying to tell me that blacks aren't lazy with lamemes

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