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The Black Radical Success Story Your History Class Ignored

The Reconstruction era as it’s taught minimizes a grand, transformative project that remade not just Black life, but life as we know it

Photo illustration; Image source: Bettmann/Getty Images

Update 6/7/22: Level has a new home. You can read this article and other new articles by visiting LEVELMAN.com.

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Tirhakah Love

Tirhakah Love

African from Texas• Staff Writer at LEVEL • Black politics, Celebrity interviews, TV & Film Criticism • Previously: MTV News, San Francisco Chronicle