Three Black men hanged: ‘No single effort put forth to put a stop to this wholesale slaughter’

“Although lynchings have steadily increased in number and barbarity during the last twenty years, there has been no single effort put forth by the many moral and philanthropic forces of the country to put a stop to this wholesale slaughter.” – Ida B. Wells Malcolm Harsch in Victorville, California, on May 31.Dominique Alexander in New … Continue reading Three Black men hanged: ‘No single effort put forth to put a stop to this wholesale slaughter’