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The often-forgotten history of POC railroad workers is illuminated in Oakland revival of 1991’s ‘Binding Ties’

Although historians agree that the United States was forever changed by the advent of the railroad, it’s also common for those historians to neglect the contributions of people of color to that innovation. If BIPOC are mentioned, they’re often disregarded as nothing more than laborers who hammered the tracks (such as in the legend of […]