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Carole Boston Weatherford - Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre: Today, with a full and grateful heart, I am welcoming back to the podcast Carole Boston Weatherford, author of , illustrated by Floyd Cooper. May 31st, 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the Tulsa Race Massacre, a horrific event that...

Carole Boston Weatherford - Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre: Today, with a full and grateful heart, I am welcoming back to the podcast Carole Boston Weatherford, author of , illustrated by Floyd Cooper. May 31st, 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the Tulsa Race Massacre, a horrific event that...

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Carole Boston Weatherford - Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre: Today, with a full and grateful heart, I am welcoming back to the podcast Carole Boston Weatherford, author of , illustrated by Floyd Cooper. May 31st, 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the Tulsa Race Massacre, a horrific event that...

FromThe Children's Book Podcast

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40 minutes
Released:
Apr 5, 2021
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Today, with a full and grateful heart, I am welcoming back to the podcast Carole Boston Weatherford, author of Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre, illustrated by Floyd Cooper. May 31st, 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the Tulsa Race Massacre, a horrific event that devastated the wealthiest African American community in the entire nation. What provoked the event, beyond that elevator ride where Dick Rowland, and African American teen, either stumbled or stepped on the foot of Sarah Page, a young white elevator operator in a downtown office building, resulting in Rowland being jailed on assault charges… what provoked the event was Black advancement. As Carole reminds us in this interview, Black advancement is the single greatest threat to White Supremacy. Get a copy of this book and support independent bookstores (and this podcast) by visiting our BookShop Store. Support us on Patreon at patreon.com/matthewcwinner or on Paypal at paypal.me/childrensbkpod
Released:
Apr 5, 2021
Format:
Podcast Episode