1915-2015: A century of black life, history and culture

Thomas-Tisdale, Alice
February 2015
Jackson Advocate;2/26/2015, Vol. 77 Issue 21, p2A
The article provides an overview of the life, history, and culture of the African Americans in the U.S. from 1915-2015. It highlights the 1915 release of "A Birth of a Nation," a derogatory film about African Americans igniting a second uprising of the Ku Klux Klan in Stone Mountain, Georgia . Other information such as equality in the workplace as well as racism and bigotry is presented.


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