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Before Tulsa, this Georgia county forced out nearly all Black residents

Forsyth County, Ga, was home to over a thousand Black people in the early 20th century, which include some who owned hundreds of acres of land. The demise of a White teenager and the lynching of a Black male upended the group, creating ripple outcomes that individuals are even now reckoning with these days. CNN Films’ “Dreamland: The Burning of Black Wall Road” airs Monday, Might 31 at 9 p.m ET.



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