A century ago, Tulsa’s Greenwood neighborhood was a vibrant Black community. One spring night in 1921 changed all that: a white mob rioted, murdering as many as 300 Black residents and destroying their family homes and thriving businesses. Archaeologists are working to uncover one of the worst—and virtually unknown—incidents of racial violence in American history, as efforts to locate the victims’ unmarked graves continue.
You can also listen to the Overheard at National Geographic podcast on these platforms:
➡ Spotify: https://bit.ly/OverheardOnSpotify
➡ Stitcher: https://bit.ly/OverheardOnStitcher
➡ Google Podcasts: https://bit.ly/OverheardOnGoogle
➡ iHeart Radio: https://bit.ly/OverheardOniHeart
➡ Castbox: https://bit.ly/OverheardOnCastbox
➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe
Get More National Geographic:
Official Site: http://bit.ly/NatGeoOfficialSite
About National Geographic:
National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what’s possible.
A Reckoning in Tulsa | Podcast | Overheard at National Geographic