California Beach Seized in 1924 From a Black Family Could Be Returned
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California Beach Siezed in 1924 From a Black Family Could Be Returned
By Jocey Fortin | The New York Times
April 18, 2021

Nearly a century ago, the city of Manhattan Beach shuttered a resort that belonged to Willa and Charles Bruce. Though the county is trying to give the land back, the city has declined to apologize. You can read the article Fortin wrote earlier this year.

Last year the NYT did a short video story which I mentioned in one of my newsletters. You can watch the short video about Bruce’s Beach from last year. Scroll to the bottom of this Juneteenth story.

Read the article here.

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