Today's American Minute — or mulatto shall carry or keep firearms or ammunition"-Mississippi Black Code

Democrats vote to disarm Blacks, "No freedman, Negro, or mulatto shall carry or keep firearms or ammunition"-Mississippi Black Code, 1865 - American Minute with Bill Federer

"No freedman 1865 Democrats vote to disarm Blacks Negro or mulatto shall carry or keep firearms or ammunition"-Mississippi Black Code

Democrats vote to disarm Blacks, "No freedman, Negro, or mulatto shall carry or keep firearms or ammunition"-Mississippi Black Code, 1865 - American Minute with Bill Federer

Robert Cottrol, a professor of law at George Washington University, stated:
“Some of the earliest gun control legislation was in fact being aimed directly at black people ...
Immediately after the Civil War the southern states in 1865 and '66 passed the Black Codes and among other things the Black Codes prohibited the newly freed black population from having weapons.

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