Wednesday, Jan 13, 6-7 PM

United for Justice! The Story of L’Union and the New Orleans Tribune

Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses
Getting there
820 St. Louis St, New Orleans, LA
Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses
Alyse Mouledoux

Did you know that the long arc of the civil rights movement began in New Orleans over 150 years ago? Drawing from years of research, Mark Roudané will reveal the little known history of L'Union, the South's first Black newspaper, and the New Orleans Tribune, America's first Black daily. A powerful and successful campaign for racial justice coalesced around these groundbreaking journals.