Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Tag: The Great Depression

Never Seen Photos Resurrect Story Of Black...

DETROIT (AP) — A striking, sepia-toned picture recently acquired by the University of Michigan jumps out from the past and begs to tell a...

Remembering Author Zora Neale Hurston on 125th...

Today marks novelist, poet, essayist, anthropologist, and folklorist Zora Neale Hurston's 125th birthday. She was born January 7, 1891 in Notasulga, Alabama, and died  January 28, 1960....

8 Ways That Racism Made the Great...

Black People Were Killed for Their Jobs Jobs were, no doubt, scarce during the Great Depression (1929-1941). In some cases, whites killed Black employees in order...