Day in the History of Racial Injustice

The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

January 19, 1930 ~ Mobs of up to 500 white people roamed Watsonville, California, and the surrounding towns and farms, attacking Filipino farmworkers and their property for five days after Filipino men were seen dancing with white women.

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