Historian Victoria Bynum on the inaccuracies of the New York Times 1619 Project
An interview with the author of The Free State of Jones
Publisher: International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI)
Date Written: 30/10/2019
Year Published: 2019
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX23857
The 1619 Project, launched by the New York Times in August 2019, presents American history in a purely racial lens and blames all "white people" for the enslavement of 4 million black people as chattel property.