February 26th, 2020

Brian and Anne

"The Jim-Crow Era" started in the 1820s or earlier

It was renewed after the Supreme Court gave people permission to disregard the 14th amendment, but that's not when it started.

Those of us who were raised white and in the North are largely ignorant of this history.

More on Medium: "The Jim Crow Era" is a Misleading Misnomer.

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