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Black Wall Street 100: An American City Grapples With Its Historical Racial Trauma

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Zarrow Mental Health Symposium | The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and Historical Racial Trauma

Hannibal B. Johnson's Zarrow Mental Health Symposium keynote address, The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and Historical Racial Trauma.    In this talk, Johnson explores historical racial trauma in the United States in general and Oklahoma in particular. He discusses how we...

BBC The Forum: Listen now The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

BBC program, "The Forum," The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Listen now: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3cszjvy

Latest on Bloomberg | The Tragedy in Tulsa Didn’t End in 1921

"On May 31, 1921, the entire Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, was destroyed and hundreds of its Black residents were murdered by a White mob. The massacre and the destruction of the prosperous enclave, dubbed “Black Wall Street,” was the single largest...

Latest on VNN | America’s Secret Massacre: Media Silence (Part 2)

"The year is 1921. With industry in widespread support of segregation across the United States, it’s no surprise that white-owned newspapers framed their coverage to favor white people and vilify African Americans. According to research from the Oklahoma History...

Latest on VNN | America’s Secret Massacre: A History (Part 1)

"Considered to be one of the deadliest and most destructive massacres in US history, how did the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre remain a secret to so many for so long? VNN takes a look at a variety of factors that contributed to the silence surrounding the massacre,...

Oklahoma Magazine | A Century’s Worth of Lessons

"Brenda Alford’s grandparents did not speak to her directly about the horrors of the Tulsa Race Massacre. But after she grew up, she realized she had often overheard conversations about the devastation that began on May 31, 1921, in the Greenwood District and its...

Trump Seeks a Cultural Safe Space Amid a Deadly Pandemic

Here is an article the New York Times did on President Trump's recent rally in Tulsa Oklahoma, I was interviewed for the piece: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/21/us/politics/trump-rally-supporters.html

ABC News Interview | Trump Rally Comes Against Backdrop of Racial Protests

Listen to the interview on ABC News here: https://abcnews.go.com/US/video/trump-rally-backdrop-racial-protests-71368581

Latest Article on Forbes | The Bezos of Black Wall Street

"Ottowa W. Gurley knew he would never be a success in the Jim Crow South. Born on Christmas Day 1868 to freed slaves in Huntsville, Alabama, he grew up in Pine Bluff, Arkansas where he was largely self-educated. Gurley married his childhood sweetheart, Emma, became a...

Latest Article on MarketWatch | What is Juneteenth?

"The past few weeks have brought renewed attention to the systemic racism embedded in so many institutions in American society, including those that we rely on to build wealth. There are few events more illustrative of the obstacles black Americans have historically...

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