Friday, September 21, 2018

Tag: history of lynching

Memorial for the Thousands of Black Lynching...

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...

Instruments of Torture: Since Slavery, White Supremacy...

A recent report by The Guardian found that Black men are the most common targets of police use of deadly force, and are nine...

Can GOP’s Plan to Woo Black Voters...

These days, the Republican Party is talking more about race, in a season — particularly a campaign season — in which the debate over...

Remembering the Lynching Victims: Lawyer Plans Memorials...

The Confederate flag is a symbol of white privilege and segregation, the oppression of Black people, and the fight by Southern states to preserve...

10 American States With the Most Lynchings...

Mississippi With well over 581 lynchings, Mississippi tops the list with the most total lynchings during this time, according to statistics provided by the Tuskegee...