Why The Harlem Riots Of 1943 Echo Today

The old newspaper clippings will tell you that the Harlem Riot of 1943 was sparked by a woman named Margie Polite who forgot her manners. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →

“In The Heat Of The Summer,” The Harlem Riot Of 1964

On the morning of July 16, 1964, a white police officer in New York City shot and killed a black teenager, James Powell, across the street from the high school Continue Reading →