January 12, 1931
A vigilante mob chains a man to the roof of a school and set on fire
Gunn had been accused of attempting to rape and successfully killing a 19- or 20-year-old teacher. 306 more words
If you are a teacher who resorts to lynching threats to get your students to work — it’s time to find a new gig.
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If you are teacher who resorts to lynching threats to get your students to work — it’s time to find a new gig.
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From the Chicago Daily Tribune
Published December 29, 1936
Logan, West Virginia
“Only” 9 lynches were reported for the year, down from a 3-year average of 21 per year. 16 more words
A deadly fire claimed the lives of 12 people, including four children, in the Belmont section of The Bronx late Thursday. 613 more words
In the latest edition of “occurrences you can’t believe exist in 2017” is the case of a white New York man who broke into his black neighbor’s home…and threatened to lynch him. 331 more words