[Answer] During World War I which factor was the major cause of the migration of many African Americans to the North known as “The Great Migration?”

Answer: Increased job opportunities in northern cities
During World War I which factor was the major cause of the migration of many African Americans to the North known as “The Great Migration?”

The Great Migration sometimes known as the Great Northward Migration or the Black Migration was the movement of 6 million African Americans out of the rural Southern United States to the urban Northeast Midwest and West that occurred between 1916 and 1970. It was caused primarily by the poor economic conditions as well as the prevalent racial segregation and discrimination in the Southern states where Jim Crow laws were upheld.

Second Great Migration (African American) – Wikipedia

Second Great Migration (African American) – Wikipedia

Second Great Migration (African American) – Wikipedia

Sun Mar 18 2007 14:30:00 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time) ยท In the context of the 20th-century history of the United States the Second Great Migration was the migration of more than 5 million African Americans from the South to the Northeast Midwest and West.It began in 1940 through World War II and lasted until 1970. It was much larger and of a different character than the first Great …

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