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A photo of the young boy’s injuries went viral, and New Hampshire state authorities are now investigating.
An art collective created the display in “protest of white nationalist uprising in the United States.”
“You’ll be hanging from a tree.”
Student is suspected of sending messages to more than 150 students at the University of Pennsylvania that included racial slurs and threats of lynchings, with pictures of African Americans being hanged.
"That marker was just evidence that there are people who are still living in those areas who still hold those ideologies dear to their heart."
The panel states it is “extremely concerned about the human rights situation of African Americans.”
"The smog created by that history of racial inequality continues to compromise our health."
"A toxic mix of alcohol, foolishness and unadulterated hatred caused these young people to resurrect the nightmarish specter of lynchings and lynch mobs from the Mississippi we long to forget."
Mayor Theresa Sharp’s husband and friends, "four good ol' boys," spend Halloween in Lahoma dressed as Klansmen.
On Thursday, a missing Black man was found hanging from a tree in Claiborne County, Miss. An FBI investigation is under way to determine whether it was a homicide or suicide.
A new report by the Equal Justice Initiative says hundreds more Blacks were victims of terror lynching in the South between 1877 and 1950 than previously reported.
A 17-year-old Black North Carolina teen is dead, and his mom says he was lynched for a relationship with an older white woman. Now, the FBI is getting involved.