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How New York City became the capital of the Jim Crow North - Racial injustice is not a regional sickness. It's a national cancer. Ninety years ago, Donald Trump’s father was arrested at a Klan parade — in Queens. Fifty-five years ago, more than 10,000 white mothers marched over the Brooklyn Bridge to protest a very modest school desegregation program. Fifty years ago, 16,000 people packed into Madison Square Garden to cheer George Wallace’s candidacy for president. And a mere three years ago, New York City settled a federal lawsuit that had branded the NYPD’s stop-and-frisk practices unconstitutional and a form of racial profiling. https://wegotups.com/news/165/how-new-york-city-became-the-capital-of-the-jim-crow-north Show more
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