Until now, the enforcement of white supremacy through racial terrorism in the form of lynching has largely been unrecognised as part of America’s history by Ed Pilkington in Montgomery, Alabama Vanessa Croft was driving home after work in Gadsden, Alabama last month when she noticed something strange in her rear-view mirror. There were two huge flags bearing […]
BY DEVON D. BOWERS In 1918 Brook County, Georgia, a local plantation owner was killed by Sidney Johnson, a black man who had been leased out to the plantation via the convict lease system, in a dispute over unpaid wages. Upon hearing this, the white community went on a rampage and lynched not only Johnson, but […]
The Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Okla after the Tulsa race riot. WIKIPEDIA White men and women, with their children in tow, gathered around the outskirts of the blazing Black neighborhood as if attending a Friday evening picnic. The burning buildings and bombs served as the lynching rope that would strangle the life and wealth out […]
“I fear i may have integrated my people into a burning house” Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Wen a slave was hung the masterz wud leave hiz body there 4 hrs 2 put fear in the heart the otherz!!!
Will Brown, victim of mob’s wrath. Source: Omaha’s riot in story and picture. source: http://www.usprisonculture.com/blog/