Jul. 27, 2019
100 Years Ago The Great Race War In Chicago When Blacks Fought Back Against White Mobs
Chapter 12/Chicago Is A Great Foreign City
Red Summer The Summer of 1919 And The Awakening Of Black America
Events that lead up to the race war explosion that occurred 100 years ago on July 27, 1919. The Chicago Race War was one of the most violent confrontations that have ever occurred in this nation. Listen as I read from the book Red Summer, The Summer Of 1919 And The Awakening of Black America by Cameron McWhither. This book details those events that enveloped the city of Chicago where the forces of racial animosity, racial hatred, racial misunderstanding, racial segregation, and racial oppression.