The Red Summer of 1919
November 27, 2019 1:57 PM Subscribe
This year, 2019, marks an important centennial anniversary in America—but it is one that not only are we not celebrating, it’s also a significant moment most of us aren’t even aware of: the 100th anniversary of the Red Summer of 1919.David Neiwert has a long, 150 tweet long thread (with links to sources) up on the Red Summer of 1919, a national endemic of white mob violence that swept the US a hundred years ago. TW: depicting of lynching and racial violence.
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