Lynching to Make America Great Again

(BuzzFeed) – Adam Serwer:

In the hysteria following the murder of a New Orleans police chief, 11 Italian-Americans were lynched by a vigilante mob angry about the city’s influx of immigrants. Here’s how the past and future of American nativism may not be that different. …

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1891-03-14 New Orleans lynchers breaking Into prison

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