Memorial for the Thousands of Black Lynching Victims in America Opens Next Year in Montgomery

Finally, the U.S. will have a memorial to lynching, the dreaded, horrific and quintessentially American institution rooted in racial violence and terrorism.  The Equal Justice Initiative, the Montgomery, Alabama-based legal rights organization, will unveil the project today.  As The New York Times reported, the memorial to the thousands of lynchings that took place in the … Continue reading Memorial for the Thousands of Black Lynching Victims in America Opens Next Year in Montgomery