New PDF release: A Lynching in the Heartland: Race and Memory in America

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On a scorching summer season evening in 1930, 3 black childrens accused of murdering a tender white guy and raping his female friend waited for justice in an Indiana detention center. A mob dragged them from the reformatory and lynched of them. not anyone in Marion, Indiana was once ever punished for the murders. during this gripping account, James H. Madison refutes the preferred conception that lynching used to be restricted to the South, and clarifies twentieth century America's painful encounters with race, justice, and memory.

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