Daily Archives: February 10, 2015

Black History | Names of 3,959 victims of “racial terror lynchings” released

The Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Ala., released a report on the history of lynchings in the United States, the result of five years of research and 160 visits to sites around the South. The authors of the report compiled … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread- Gladys Knight Week

We continue with Gladys Knight.  

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