#TulsaRaceMassacre

.Tulsa, OK, USA
US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris met survivors of Tulsa Massacre on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • President Joe Biden said he'll make efforts to bridge gaps and overcome racial inequalities in the country
  • He promised executive actions to overcome racial inequalities
  • Biden put HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge in charge of an inter-agency initiative

.Tulsa, OK, USA
President Joe Biden was in Tulsa for the 100th anniversary of Tulsa Race Massacre. (Photo Credit: AFP File)

  • Biden is the first sitting US President to visit the site of the violence
  • A moment of silence was observed for the victims
  • Biden earlier met the surviors of the massacre

.Tulsa, OK, USA
(Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The incident claimed around 300 lives
  • Black Wall Street, a prosperous area of Tulsa, was destroyed
  • Joe Biden met survivors of the violent incidents on Tuesday

.Tulsa, OK, USA
US President Joe Biden will visit Tulsa. (Photo: AFP)

  • Black Americans make up 13% of the US population but 22% of the group that voted for Biden in November 2020
  • 24% of Biden's cabinet identified as African American
  • Biden supports a bill that would create a commission of experts on reparations for decendants of slaves