Posts Tagged ‘Jim Crow’

November 25th, 2017 - 1:36 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Politics

Jim Crow Begins

Nashira Priester FACEBOOK ON THIS DAY: (November 26, 1865) as the Civil War ends and the 13th amendment is adopted, Mississippi becomes the first state to pass “Black Codes,” a set of laws that restricted Black people’s right to own property, conduct business, buy and lease land, [...]