One of many Jim Crow laws was that blacks weren't allowed to do anything with whites. If the black person did something with the whites or even stare at them they would get a punishment. One of the punishments is getting hung or whipped. Acordding to ferries.edu the schools for white children and the schools for negro children shall be conducted separately.
Another Jim Crow law was that whites and blacks had to be separated. Every where you would go there would be a sign for colored people to go and white people to go. White people always had better things than colored like better schools or houses. According to yourdictionary.com, they said that The states and cities were allowed to punish people who went against these laws.
The Great Depression
In the Book, Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry takes action in The Great Depression. The Great Depression was a revolutionary slump in North America, Europe, and other inhdustrialized areas of the world that began in 1929 and lasted until about 1939. The Great Depression was between whites and others races like African Americans, Indians, Muslims etc. It was mostly about African Americans and how the whites were 100% better than Blacks. The Great Depression was mostly on Wall Street and blacks could get lynched for touching a white person.