In reality, the Tulsa “race riots” of 1921 was more like a massacre. Yet it was almost lost to history until 1997, and still not widely known outside of Oklahoma until HBO’s The Watchmen put it on the cultural map. Learn all about this dark chapter in American history today.Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
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