How Black Citizenship Was Won, and Lost

Publisher: 
New York Times
Date: 
November 1, 2018
The post-Civil War Reconstruction era — which saw the dramatic expansion of rights for African-Americans, followed by their violent rollback — is one of the most poorly understood periods in American history...Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow, an exhibition about Reconstruction and its aftermath at the New-York Historical Society through March 3, doesn’t draw explicit parallels to today’s politics. But perhaps it doesn’t have to. Read more…
Creative: Tronvig Group