Friday, February 3, 2017

Atlanta Race Riots in 1906

In 1906 in Atlanta white mobs inflamed by Atlanta newspapers attacked African Americans. The death tool estimates vary with at least 25 dead. It was a horrific race riot.

This is a C-Span talk by Professor Bauerlein about his book, "Negrophobia: A Race Riot in Atlanta, 1906."

There has been a play about the Atlanta Race Riots.

This is another article about six different riots.

The Confederate Veteran published an article in 1906 blaming the race riots on African Americans. Below is the link.

This website has documentation about how the Confederacy and neo-Confederacy is really about white supremacy.

This was the world of the Arlington Confederate Monument. A world where African Americans were ground under.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Popular Posts All Time