Lynchings

Vauhxx Rush Booker thegrio.com
A Black man who was almost lynched by a mob of white males in Indiana is now being charged for defending himself.
/ August 5, 2021
lynching thegrio.com
Maryland offocials established a truth commission to investigate lynchings of 40 African Americans that occurred between 1854 and 1933 but can it deliver.
Virginia newspaper klan flyer
White newspaper editor, Goodloe Sutton who supports the Ku Klux Klan is handing over control of his publication to a Black woman, Elecia R. Dexter.
/ February 23, 2019
Cindy Hyde-Smith thegrio.com
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS) made a racist joke about lynching that clearly wasn’t funny but apparently Google donated to her anyway.
/ November 14, 2018
Strange Fruit quilt. (Detroit Free Press) thegrio.com
April Shipp’s “Strange Fruit” is a 10-by-10 foot piece of fabric that beautifully and richly commemorates the lives of those […]
/ February 12, 2018