Chapter Twelve: What if Martin Was Assassinated Before Malcolm?


Dekalb County Police

Herbert Turner Jenkins had been Chief of the Atlanta Police Department for eighteen years. He’d hired the first Black patrolmen, promoted the first two Black detectives, and made Howard Baugh the first Black Sergeant on the force. He knew he had more to do to integrate Atlanta’s police department fully. Still, He felt he had done as much…




Stories in this publication will focus on Black History and a little White History that has been distorted. We’ll focus on people and policies and the impact they continue to have on America today.

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