Day 2, April 15 - Presentations

Title

Black heroines for justice: the 1980s terrorism of the Ku Klux Klan in Chattanooga and the women who stood against them

Start Date

15-4-2020 9:00 AM

End Date

15-4-2020 11:00 AM

Publisher

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Place of Publication

Chattanooga (Tenn.)

Abstract

Well after the Jim Crow era, very few have heard of the attack on a group of Black women by the Ku Klux Klan in Chattanooga in 1980 which resulted in two trials, a riot, and eventually a win for justice. This is the story.

Date

4-15-2020

Document Type

presentations

Language

English

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/

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Apr 15th, 9:00 AM Apr 15th, 11:00 AM

Black heroines for justice: the 1980s terrorism of the Ku Klux Klan in Chattanooga and the women who stood against them

Well after the Jim Crow era, very few have heard of the attack on a group of Black women by the Ku Klux Klan in Chattanooga in 1980 which resulted in two trials, a riot, and eventually a win for justice. This is the story.