Fake news might seem like a new phenomenon but it has been a reality as long as there has ever been real news. On this episode of hiSTORY, Glenn tells the tale of an overzealous newspaper owner looking to make his mark on the world and how it spiraled out of control, leading to the explosion of race riots that sparked the devastation of Black Wall Street.
Watch the video below for a sneak peak and answers to these disturbing questions:
• What was the Tulsa Tribune's claim to fame?
• What story was going to help Richard Lloyd Jones put the Tulsa Tribune on the map?
• What misreported event led to the worsening of race relations in Tulsa?