• The Tulsa race massacre is still hampering Black homeownership - and not just in Oklahoma

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Freeman Culver stands in front of a mural listing the names of businesses destroyed during the Tulsa race massacre in Tulsa, Okla., Monday, June 15, 2020.
    AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki
    The Tulsa Race Massacre destroyed "Black Wall Street," and it's still hurting Black Americans a century later.
    The attacks wiped out swaths of Black wealth and kept many from owning homes, researchers found.
    Many effects spilled over due to racist news coverage, and those effects worsened over time, the team added.
    The Tulsa Race Massacre destroyed one of the US's most prosperous Black neighborhoods a century ago...
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