Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Tag: Knoxville

6 Instances When Whites Took to Rioting,...

Atlanta Race Riot, 1906 The Atlanta race riot took place Sept. 22-24, 1906. The Georgia city had become a hub for the regional economy. The growth of the...

8 Successful and Aspiring Black Communities Destroyed...

Atlanta Race Riot (1906) When the Civil War ended, African-Americans in Atlanta began entering the realm of politics, establishing businesses and gaining notoriety as a...