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Tulsa, and the rest of the country, has the opportunity to focus on the people who built Greenwood, not just on the violence committed against them.Why it took 100 years for America to learn about the Tulsa massacre|Fabiola Cineas|May 30, 2021|Vox
We see this as a precedent for other Greenwood communities around this nation, who’ve also suffered such violence.A Survivor of the Tulsa Race Massacre Says Her Family Is Still Trying to Break Its Curse, 100 Years Later|Paulina Cachero|May 29, 2021|Time
One of the manifestations of this is the way the Greenwood district is being gentrified, so the sister in the film with the hair salon who is priced out.
I want to validate the claims of Greenwood residents who long said we need to find these people.100 Years After the Tulsa Race Massacre, Meet the Forensic Anthropologist Searching for Victims' Remains|Olivia B. Waxman|May 27, 2021|Time
Those who stayed rebuilt their homes and business themselves, in spite of the city’s attempts to block those efforts while blaming Greenwood residents for the violence.To find answers about the 1921 race massacre, Tulsa digs up its painful past|Helen Thompson|May 27, 2021|Science News
“There used to be a lot more of us,” said Greenwood, who serves on the board of directors for the National Audubon Society.
W.C. Handy, the so-called Father of the Blues and composer of “St. Louis Blues,” is buried in Greenwood Cemetery in the Bronx.Blues Musicians in Unmarked Graves Are Finally Getting Some Respect|Malcolm Jones|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Flemister Greenwood, 8, smiled on seeing his dad and his dad smiled back as if he had no troubles at all.Chicago Gangs Go ‘Wilding’ Amid Rising Gun Violence in Obama’s Hometown|Michael Daly|August 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Article updated to include additional comments from executive director of the Montana Republican Party, Bowen Greenwood.Schweitzer Stands by 'Polygamy Commune' Remark About the Romneys|Ben Jacobs|April 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Within an hour of arriving in Greenwood, Miss., we had found our “backlot” for The Help.
Fred Greenwood stood in front of him, shaking so much with mirth that he could scarcely stand.
Had his legs been longer, Fred Greenwood would have pronounced him the equal of Jumbo himself.
He realized, while describing the meeting with Motoza, the important bearing that it had upon the disappearance of Fred Greenwood.
Hazletine had set out with the belief that the vagrant Sioux was the one chiefly concerned in the disappearance of Fred Greenwood.
He must have had an idea that the father of the Greenwood boy has enough money to pay a good sum to recover him unharmed.