A pivotal event in Detroit history marks its 70th anniversary. There won't be celebrations or parties, but they'll likely be eulogies. The event: the 1943 race riots. Ironically, the conflagration was torched by things U.S. history would deem positive: employment and victory in World War II. WWII Detroit Black History: War Work Fomented 1943 Race Riots
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