Category : Culture

Lifestyle / Culture - 4 months ago

Thurgood Marshall and His Hometown Courthouse

werehistory.org - A 1935 photograph shows Thurgood Marshall, a young lawyer at the counsel table, in the Baltimore City Courthouse. Mid-argument, he stands with notes in one hand and the other outstretched to undersco…Tweeted by @ASPIREhomes https://...

Lifestyle / Culture - 4 months ago

Slavery by Another Name

thebigisms.com - 1941: The Year Slavery Finally Ended This shocking documentary reveals how virtual slavery persisted in the South for 80 years after the Civil War and the enactment of the 13th amendment. This involu…Tweeted by @StonePony33 https://t...

Lifestyle / Culture - 4 months ago

Who Was Jim Crow?

news.nationalgeographic.com - In 1944, the Detroit chapter of the NAACP held a mock-funeral for him. In 1963, participants in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom symbolically buried him. Racial discrimination existed thr…Tweeted by @RealEric...