After 100 years remembering, last survivors mark race massacre in Tulsa

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    #LessieBenningfieldRandle, 106, can still remember a house engulfed in flames and the bodies stacked in truckbeds, one hundred years later. Monday was the centenary of a massacre targeting #Tulsa’s prosperous African-American community in the district of #Greenwood that bore the nickname “Black Wall Street.”

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