The bodies of the murdered Civil Rights Workers were found 44 days after they went missing.  They had been beaten and murdered by members of the KKK.

The bodies of the murdered Civil Rights Workers were found 44 days after they went missing. They had been beaten and murdered by members of the KKK.

In 1919, after the end of World War I, Black sharecroppers in Arkansas began to unionize. This attempt to form unions, triggered white vigilantism and mass killings, that left 237 Blacks dea…

Never Forget: Amerika’z Forgotten Mass Lynching: When 237 Black Sharecropperz Were Murdered In Arkansas

In 1919, after the end of World War I, Black sharecroppers in Arkansas began to unionize. This attempt to form unions, triggered white vigilantism and mass killings, that left 237 Blacks dea…

Lynching of Nease Gillespie, John Gillespie and Jack Dillingham, Salisbury, Georgia, 1906

Lynching of Nease Gillespie, John Gillespie and Jack Dillingham, Salisbury, Georgia, 1906

Yes, I knew this information.  Another good source, besides the MLK Jr. website is the book, "DEAD WRONG: STRAIGHT FACTS ON THE COUNTRY'S MOST CONTROVERSIAL COVER-UPS" by Richard Belzer and David Wayne.

Yes, I knew this information. Another good source, besides the MLK Jr. website is the book, "DEAD WRONG: STRAIGHT FACTS ON THE COUNTRY'S MOST CONTROVERSIAL COVER-UPS" by Richard Belzer and David Wayne.

Gun-toting granny Ava Estelle, 81, was so ticked-off when two thugs raped her 18-year-old granddaughter that she tracked the unsuspecting ex-cons down… And shot off their testicles.    “The old lady spent a week hunting those men down and, when she found them, she took revenge on them in her own special way,” said police investigator Evan Delp.    Then she took a taxi to the nearest police station, laid the gun on the sergeant’s desk and told him

Gun-toting granny Ava Estelle, 81, was so ticked-off when two thugs raped her 18-year-old granddaughter that she tracked the unsuspecting ex-cons down… And shot off their testicles. “The old lady spent a week hunting those men down and, when she found them, she took revenge on them in her own special way,” said police investigator Evan Delp. Then she took a taxi to the nearest police station, laid the gun on the sergeant’s desk and told him

This is an old photograph of a legally grown marijuana crop in rural Crittenden County, Kentucky that was taken in 1942. During World War II, the U.S. Government paid farmers in rural Kentucky to raise marijuana for national defense purposes. The marijuana plants were used to make hemp rope. Legal marijuana growing ended at the end of World War II.

This is an old photograph of a legally grown marijuana crop in rural Crittenden County, Kentucky that was taken in 1942. During World War II, the U.S. Government paid farmers in rural Kentucky to raise marijuana for national defense purposes. The marijuana plants were used to make hemp rope. Legal marijuana growing ended at the end of World War II.

"God Bless America, Land that I love. Stand beside her, and guide her Thru the night with a light from above. From the mountains, to the prairies, To the oceans, white with foam God bless America, My home sweet home. God bless America, My home sweet home." (c 1938)

"God Bless America, Land that I love. Stand beside her, and guide her Thru the night with a light from above. From the mountains, to the prairies, To the oceans, white with foam God bless America, My home sweet home. God bless America, My home sweet home." (c 1938)

Emmett Till and the murder that sparked the civil rights movement. 1955 Jet Magazine article and photos.

Emmett Till and the murder that sparked the civil rights movement. 1955 Jet Magazine article and photos.

The Clutter family, November 15, 1959. Killed by Dick Hickock and Perry Smith in December of 1959 after they attempted to rob the house and found there were no large amounts of money. When the home invasion went terribly wrong, Hickock and Smith murdered the entire family and fled the scene. The case is written about by Truman Capote in the book titled "In Cold Blood". Hickock and Smith were both executed by hanging just after midnight on April 14, 1965.

Dick Hickock and Perry Smith

The Clutter family, November 15, 1959. Killed by Dick Hickock and Perry Smith in December of 1959 after they attempted to rob the house and found there were no large amounts of money. When the home invasion went terribly wrong, Hickock and Smith murdered the entire family and fled the scene. The case is written about by Truman Capote in the book titled "In Cold Blood". Hickock and Smith were both executed by hanging just after midnight on April 14, 1965.

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