The massacre of Tulsa's "Black Wall Street"White mobs destroyed "Black Wall Street" in 1921. But where are the victims' bodies? Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab Nearly 100 years ago, a white mob destroyed an American neighborhood called “Black Wall Street,” murdering an estimated 300 people in Tulsa, Oklahoma. That incident — known as the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre — has been largely left out of US history books. Today, a century later, the city still has a lot of questions. For one, where are the bodies of the victims? As the city's mayor re-opens the search for mass graves, we take a look at what happened back in 1921…and why finding these graves still matters to the people of Tulsa. For more reading, check out the links below: Vox’s reporting on an eyewitness account of the horrific attack: https://www.vox.com/2016/6/1/11827994/tulsa-race-massacre-black-wall-street The Washington Post’s in-depth story on the massacre and the current challenges of gentrification: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/local/wp/2018/09/28/feature/they-was-killing-black-people/ And to take a look through more digitized photos, audio, and documents from 1921, check out the Tulsa Historical Society’s collection: https://www.tulsahistory.org/exhibit/1921-tulsa-race-massacre/ Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com. Watch our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o Or Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H2
12 Devastating Fiction Books To Read If You're Looking For Something Truly GrimIn the mood for something dark? Collected for you on the list below, I've got 12 books that are truly grim to read, so buckle up for some crying, horror, and feelings of dread, book nerds. I've written before about my preference for reading sad…114
Bad Blood: The Hidden Horror of the Tuskegee Syphilis StudyIn September 1932, Public Health Service officials recruited 600 Black men in Tuskegee, Alabama, to receive treatment for “bad blood.” The men had no idea they had become unwitting participants in one of the most controversial medical studies in recent times.2
4 Easy Ways To Improve Your Gut Health & Reduce Inflammation in Your Body - Inspirations and CelebrationsIn terms of our physical well-being, two primary factors that have a direct correlation on our health pertain to our gut health and inflammation in our body. From aches and illnesses to the onset of certain diseases, quite often, we find that these symptoms or conditions can be linked back to these two important health […]3
Experts raise alarm about proposed largest private surgical facility in Alberta historyExperts say the lack of transparency and the political lobbying surrounding a proposal to build what would be the largest private surgical facility in Alberta’s history is troubling given what they say could be a major upheaval of the province’s publicly funded health-care system.
Hearty Vegetable Curry RecipeThis vegetable curry is super simple and awesome for meatless Monday. You can add any veggies you have on hand which is good especially if you are trying to use up vegetables that are getting bad. Initially I wanted to make Aloo Gobi which is an Indian dish with cauliflower and potatoes but realized I did not have enough potatoes so decided to do a mix of cauliflower, potatoes, carrots and sweet potatoes. It came out great and was exactly what the doctor ordered for a fall dinner. When is comes to vegetarian dishes Indian food has some of the6
How the Bauhaus Kept the Nazis at Bay, Until It Couldn’tIt seems remarkable that the hugely-influential design school was only open for 14 years and yet it is equally remarkable that it lasted that long. This was almost entirely down to the skills and determination of its leader, Walter Gropius.171
The Perfect Ten BurgerThere is nothing more wonderful than a big, juicy American-style hamburger just bursting with flavor in every bite.To that point, there is nothing worse than a dry burger that tastes like boring, uninspired, unseasoned ground beef.Folks, this is my famous Perfect Ten Burger because not only is it perfect in every way, but no matter how you choose to cook it, it will always take just 10 minutes...2