: timetunnel: Singing Hatikvah ('Hope') in Munkács
On the eve of the Holocaust, Munkács (Muka?evo) was the largest and most important Jewish community in Subcarpathian Rus', Czechoslovakia... Munkács was noted to have 13,488 Jewish residents, some 42.7% of the total population of the town...On 19 March 1944, the German army invaded Hungary and occupied Munkács. Within less than three months, the peripheral Jewish communities were annihilated ? including the communities in the Subcarpathian Rus' district ? and the Jews of Munkács were sent to Auschwitz. On 23 May 1944, the final deportation train left Munkács, carrying 3,080 people. These were the last Jews of the Munkács community on their way to Auschwitz-Birkenau...
: historychannel: the Black Wall Street Massacre
The Tulsa race riot (also called the Tulsa massacre, Greenwood Massacre, or the Black Wall Street Massacre) of 1921 took place on May 31 and June 1, 1921, when mobs of white residents attacked black residents and businesses of the Greenwood District in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It has been called "the single worst incident of racial violence in American history." The attack, carried out on the ground and from private aircraft, destroyed more than 35 square blocks of the district ? at that time the wealthiest black community in the United States, known as "Black Wall Street".