Jim Crow

https://twitter.com/MegPace/status/646349650790891520 The NAACP chapter in Jefferson County, Ala. is arguing that a mural depicting slaves picking cotton while a White overseer watches should be removed from the county courthouse, Think Progress reports. The mural, made to represent the “Old South,” was installed at the entrance of the building in 1934; a time when Black people were […]

From Jim Crow To Dress Code How Bars & Clubs Use Dress Codes To Keep Out Young Black Men Between 1876 and 1965 the United…