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 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)
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
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.
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.