[Marxism] Fwd: The forgotten way African Americans stayed safe in a racist America - The Washington Post

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sun Jan 10 07:54:06 MST 2016


So in 1936, a postal worker named Victor Green began publishing a guide 
to help African American travelers find friendly restaurants, auto shops 
and accommodations in far-off places. Green dubbed the guide after 
himself – the “Green Book” – and published it for decades. Green says he 
was inspired by the Jewish press, which had long published information 
on restricted places.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/01/08/the-forgotten-way-african-americans-stayed-safe-in-a-racist-america/



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