Sep. 11, 2020

The Next Selection

The Next Book On The Blackman Read Aloud Hour Project
The Day Freedom Died by Charles Lane

“The Colfax massacre, sometimes referred to by the euphemism Colfax riot, occurred on Easter Sunday, April 13, 1873, in Colfax, Louisiana, the seat of Grant Parish, where an estimated 62-153 black men were murdered by white Southerners who had formed a militia.”

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