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109-Year-Old Tulsa Massacre Survivor Becomes Oldest Woman in the World to Release a Memoir

Originally published by The 19th We’re telling the untold stories of women, women of color and LGBTQ+ people. Sign up for our daily newsletter. More than 100 years later, Viola Fletcher can still vividly remember the smell of her thriving neighborhood — dubbed America’s “Black Wall Street” — burning.  Fletcher, now 109 years old, was just 7 […]