1919, the Year of Racial Violence: How African Americans Fought Back
1919, The Year of Racial Violence recounts African Americans
' brave stand against a cascade of mob attacks in the United States after World War I
. The emerging New Negro identity, which prized unflinching ... blacks for the violence, leading to mass arrests and misleading news coverage. Refusing to yield, African Americans
sought accuracy and fairness in the courts of public opinion and the law. This is ...