Reckoning Day

“The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, which opens Thursday on a six-acre site overlooking the Alabama State Capitol, is dedicated to the victims of American white supremacy. And it demands a reckoning with one of the nation’s least recognized atrocities: the lynching of thousands of black people in a decades-long campaign of racist terror.” NYT: A Lynching Memorial Is Opening. The Country Has Never Seen Anything Like It.

+ Montgomery Advertiser: Path of reconciliation: A walk through the nation’s first lynching memorial.

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