November 19, 2021

Primary Source Spotlight: Race Riots/Protests

Last Updated on June 6, 2021

'It really takes guts to stick' Brooklyn scene

Wilmington, North Carolina 1898

New York City 1900

Atlanta, Georgia 1906

Springfield, Illinois 1908

East St. Louis, Illinois 1917

Chicago 1919

1919 U.S.

Ocoee, Florida 1920

Tulsa, Oklahoma 1921

Rosewood, Florida 1923

Harlem (New York) 1935 & 1943 & 1964

Mississippi 1962

1965 Watts (Los Angeles, California)

1967 Detroit, Michigan

1968 Washington D.C.

1992 Los Angeles [Rodney King]

2014 Ferguson, Missouri [Michael Brown]

2015 Baltimore, Maryland [Freddie Gray]

2020 United States [George Floyd]

Related resources

Speak Your Mind

*